1. Aims of the 'Big Three' at Versailles

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    The state of Europe at the end of the First World War and the Paris Peace negotiations.

  2. Air raids during the First World War

    Duration: 03.46

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    An eyewitness recall his experiences of the first bombing raid on England.

  3. An exploration and reading of Siegfried Sassoon’s poem ‘They’

    Duration: 02.35

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    A description and explanation of the contexts of Sassoon’s ‘They’ and an animated reading.

  4. Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand (subtitled)

    Duration: 01.09

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    The assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife at Sarajevo in June 1914.

  5. Battle of Mons: The first defeat

    Duration: 06.32

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    How the Battle of Mons became a long and terrible retreat.

  6. Britain and the start of World War One

    Duration: 07.29

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    Dan Snow creates a map of Europe in 1914 and explains why Britain entered the war.

  7. Britain goes to War - Kitchener's volunteers (subtitled)

    Duration: 01.09

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    Tens of thousands of British people volunteered to join the armed forces in 1914.

  8. British women at war, 1914-1918 (subtitled)

    Duration: 01.22

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    The part played by British women on the home front during World War I is reviewed.

  9. Confusion of command in WW1

    Duration: 13.01

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    Dan Snow demonstrates the difficulty of good communications using only WW1 resources.

  10. Contents of the Treaty of Versailles

    Duration: 01.36

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    The main clauses of the Treaty of Versailles are outlined.

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