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Britain's wartime prime minister Winston Churchill Prime and US president Franklin D Roosevelt in Morocco at

World War I. French "37" in firing position on parapet in second-line trench. This gun has a maximum range of a mile and a half, is more accurate than a ...

World War I's Battle of the Somme as you've never seen it before


10 facts you (probably) didn't know about the First World War

Switzerland in World War II: Is it still “neutrality” if you have to fight for it?

British soldiers transfer children refugees from the Aliyah Bet ("illegal" immigration) ship

Irish troops rest during World War II.

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Map reveals terrifying scale of Home Front during First World War

A War to End All War

100 years later, World War I still holds a warning for our world

The First World War in East Africa

Female WWII Pilots: The Original Fly Girls

The Germans torpedoed a ship during World War II. The wreck is now revealing secrets about underwater mudslides

How Asians see World War II, 70 years on

BBC - iWonder - World War One: The global conflict that defined a century

Terrible choices people had to make during the Second World War

7 Pilots Who Flew In The Battle of Britain

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Second World War 1939-45: Western Front/ Offensive in the West, May

In the process of researching and writing Fighting the People's War – the first in-depth history of the British and Commonwealth armies in the second World ...

Kasserine Pass: America's Most Humiliating Defeat of World War II

Muskegon was the 'Arsenal of Democracy' during World War II

Triple Alliance and Triple Entente in Europe on the Eve of World War I

Book cover for The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Easter HEATWAVE: Heat chart turns BLACK as Britain ENGULFED by 25C temperatures at weekend

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A Necessary War

WWII webquest - World War II Interactive Web Quest Political and economic instability in Europe led to the rise of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party in

What Britain forgets about remembrance

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The Middle East That France and Britain Drew Is Finally Unravelling

The British Army in the UK- Evacuation From Dunkirk, May-June


German machinegun on the Eastern Front, protected by trench and dense bands of barbed wire

Is it really time for Britain to 'move on' from the Second World War?

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America enters the First World War

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The Cold War

As I write I am staring with incredulity at my polling card for the European elections on May 23. The very idea that this contest is going ahead, ...

How Poland Saved the World from Russia

The Year Europe Buckled Under the Biggest Refugee Crisis Since World War II

Royal Irish Rifles, 1916.

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There were an estimated one million casualties from gas during the First World War

When Sikhs Fought Against the Italians in World War II And Earned Their Respect

Massive Fire Tears Through Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris

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Bombing of Dresden in World War II

A Beginner's Guide to World War I

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Stanfords war maps showing German East Afric

FDR and Churchill at the Casablanca Conference


Unlocking The First World Oil War

BMW admits 'profound regret' for using Nazi slave labour during the Second World War

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Kenneth T. Jackson is the Jacques Barzun Professor in History and the Social Sciences. He is also the director of the Herbert H. Lehman Center for American ...

A specific section from 1914 to 1919 dominated by the German flag illustrates how Germany's influence

Watch This C-130J Become Engulfed In Its Own Dust Storm During Rough Field Ops

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Spanish Civil War: A testing ground for Second World War

During the Second World War the UK allowed the US free access to a number of RAF airfields. US forces have remained in a number of these and other ...

World War II: Before the War

The assassination of Austrian crown prince Franz Ferdinand and his wife Sophie, both pictured here

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In important ways, the American Civil War anticipated the transformations that have so often been attributed to the years between 1914 and 1918.

A no-fly zone for Aleppo risks a war that could engulf us all

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New Zealand World War 1 machine gun post on the Somme, near Mailly-Maillet, France, 31 March, 1918. Individual soldiers unidentified.

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The Shots That Rocked the World

British and Commonwealth graves in Tyne Cot Cemetery, Ypres, Belgium. The Government is

Neutral Countries in World War I

Robert Harris: taking a more nuanced view of the second World War. Photograph: