43 facts about the Battle of Verdun you need to know

43 facts about the Battle of Verdun you need to know

Today we are presenting the most important statistics and facts about the Battle of Verdun, the longest battle of WWI. What was initially planned by Falkenhayn, German Chief of General Staff, as a decisive breakthrough by “bleeding France white”, quickly backfired and turned into a meat grinder for both the French and the Germans.  The …

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Turnip Winter 1916/1917 – How it impacted WWI

Turnip Winter 19161917 - How it impacted WWI

The Turnip Winter of 1916/1917 (German: Steckrübenwinter) was a major food crisis during the First World War in Imperial Germany, which particularly affected the major cities. The crisis began with a blockade of the North Sea enforced by Great Britain and its allies with the primary goal of stopping the food shipments and essential supplies …

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Hard Battle of Verdun Quiz. Can you pass?

Hard Battle of Verdun Quiz. Can you pass?

Take this Battle of Verdun Quiz and learn what is your level of knowledge about the longest battle of WWI. If you are a PRO in WWI history, the 15 questions from this quiz will be very easy for you. If in 1914 on the Western Front we can speak about a maneuvering war, in …

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40 best Austria-Hungary memes that will make your day

40 best Austria-Hungary memes

40 Austria-Hungary memes that will make you laugh and maybe teach you some history: #1 Austria-Hungary and the Ottoman Empire through history, from bitter enemies to best friends before WWI: #2 Austria-Hungary before WWI versus Austria today. #3 Two names that will decide the fate of Europe #4 Gavrilo Princip memes: The assassination of Franz …

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Hard WWI Quiz – Can you get the perfect score?

Hard WWI Quiz - Can you get the perfect score?

Test your knowledge about WWI by taking this WWI History Quiz.First World War, also known as “The Great War” or the “War to end all Wars” was the first major conflict of the 20th Century, a lethal and devastating war that prepared the ground the for next major conflagration, 20 years later.The First World War …

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50 WWI memes that are both funny and educational

50 WWI memes that are both funny and educational

We present you 50 WWI memes that we hope you will find both educational and entertaining. WWI was a big tragedy, but who says history cannot be learned in unconventional ways? #1. The “red dot”(Manfred von Richthofen) means very bad news, legends say that it is the only red dot that also terrorized all British …

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