- The Austrian Strafexpedition and the Brusilof offensive
Propaganda and Covert Action
We will cover both some of the propaganda war, up to 1917, mostly based on Bertrand Russell's 1916 expose of the falsity of most British propaganda about German... Learn more
The literature is enormous, books, films, etc. Jules Romains novel Verdun is recommended, available in most libraries. Jean Renoir's 1937 film Grand Illusion may be... Learn more
We had an excellent discussion last time on the origins of the war. So what I'm proposing for Dec. 5 is another question, Why are we continuing the war? What's it for?... Learn more
Why WWI? And why are we still asking?
From[masked], the propaganda war raged right alongside the shooting war. A hundred years later, that propaganda war still distorts our understanding of why WWI happened,... Learn more
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