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TWO YEARS IN, IT’S TOTAL WAR

A Conflict Never Before Seen in Europe British Goal: Starve the Germans into Submission; It’s Working. Special to The Great War Project. (31 July-3 August) It’s now two years into this terrible war, and the toll of death is already far greater, writes historian Adam Hochschild, than during the entire Napoleonic Wars, the last great…

A YEAR OF WAR AND NO END IN SIGHT

War Spreads; Millions Die Fight to the End, Kaiser Vows Special to The Great War Project (1-3 August) Kaiser Wilhelm, the leader of Germany, uses the occasion of the first anniversary of the outbreak of the war on August 2nd a hundred years ago, to proclaim his support for Germany’s continuing the war until victory.…