The events of the first truly global war and its devastating and far reaching impact.
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How World War One changed America's place in the world and its attitude to world affairs
The tank, flame throwers and Zeppelins were like nothing that had been experienced before
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Mon 22 Jun 2015
Redrawing the Middle East and the legacy of WW1
Thu 30 Apr 2015
What drove men to volunteer to fight during World War One? What drove them to the edge?
BBC Radio Ulster
Sat 18 Apr 2015
What role has the 'legend of Anzac' played in the hundred-year history of Australia?
Sat 11 Apr 2015
Audrey Brown chairs a discussion on the effects of World War One in Africa.
Sat 6 Dec 2014
Life in the trenches during WW1 called upon new reserves of endurance and courage.
Thu 13 Nov 2014
How Manchester’s Baghdadi Jews fought to be recognised as friends of Britain and Jim...
Sat 8 Nov 2014
The war and aftermath had a huge effect on India and its role in the British Empire.
Thu 23 Oct 2014
The technical innovation that led to the birth of the tank, tales from the grandsons...
Wed 22 Oct 2014
Santanu Das tells the story of the Indian Army on the Western Front, from in where the...
Mon 20 Oct 2014
One and a half million Indian men were recruited from the villages and towns of India...
Sat 18 Oct 2014
The Romanovs ruled Russia for centuries until World War One brought revolution and an...
Thu 16 Oct 2014
A place in the heart of London where the American soldiers got a little taste of home;...
Sat 11 Oct 2014
Don Black tells the fascinating story of Ivor Novello and the song that made his name.
Fri 10 Oct 2014
The two Merseyside ferries who earned their 'Royal' title in a daring wartime raid, a...
Thu 9 Oct 2014
In the third part of his documentary looking at the Asian contribution to WW1, Sarfraz...
Thu 2 Oct 2014
Kate Adie reports on the Nottinghamshire munitions factory disaster. Also - the trains...
Wed 24 Sep 2014
Three WW1 characters. Flora Sandes, who enlisted and fought as a soldier in Serbia.
Wed 17 Sep 2014
The story of Captain Fryatt - a civilian naval officer executed by the Germans, and of...
Mon 8 Sep 2014
Turkey emerged from the First World War as a new republic, with a secular and modern...
Thu 21 Aug 2014
In the second part of his documentary looking at the Asian contribution to WW1, charts...
Wed 20 Aug 2014
Sarfraz Manzoor tells the story of the 1. 27m men from the Indian Army who fought in a...
Wed 13 Aug 2014
Two time Olympic gold medalist Steve Williams tells the story of Frederick "Clegg" and...
Tue 12 Aug 2014
Ex-Northampton Town player Clarke Carlisle tells the story of Walter Tull, the first...
Tue 5 Aug 2014
Radio 1's Greg James hears from British troops who served in Afghanistan as they their...
Mon 4 Aug 2014
Woman's Hour goes behind the scenes at new Radio 4 drama Home Front, as it begins its...
Sun 3 Aug 2014
The valiant Sikh contribution, the drama of those first training flights above the of...
Mon 28 Jul 2014
Leading Whitehall historian Peter Hennessy examines Britain's secret war planning and...
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