The Great War


Concern for Germany's growing militarism, Kaiser Wilhelm II's obsession to match Britain's navy and the existence of the long established French and German war-plans only fueled the air of instability in Europe. It was the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand that ignited the global conflict. (5 x 43-50m)


1. To Arms

2. 1915 - Death in Foreign Fields

3. 1916 - Stalemate

4. 1917 - The Breaking of Armies

5. 1918 - Germany's Last Gamble