History of the Great War

History of the Great War
Hosted by Wesley Livesay
History of the Great War is a weekly podcast that will cover the First World War that occurred from 1914 and 1918. Every week we will be discussing the events that occurred exactly 100 years ago. We will journey from the borders of France in the blistering heat of 1914, to the shores of Gallipoli, to the banks of Somme, to the final knockout attempt by the German army in the spring of 1918.
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Italian Front: The End

Italian Front: The End History of the Great War

April 11, 2018 • After three years of fighting on the Italian front, the war was over. Support the podcast on http://patreon.com/historyofthegreatwar where you can get access to special supporter...

| April 11, 2018

Italian Front: Last Gasps on the Piave

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April 4, 2018 • On the Italian Front both armies entered 1918 beat down from 3 years of war, but they both had enough power for one more effort. Support the podcast on...

| April 4, 2018

Italian Front: The Walking Wounded

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March 28, 2018 • On the Italian front both sides stumbled into 1918. Support the podcast on http://patreon.com/historyofthegreatwar where you can get access to special supporter only episodes.For...

| March 28, 2018

Middle East: The End

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March 21, 2018 • The war came to an end in 1918, in this episode is a quick summary of what came next. Support the podcast on http://patreon.com/historyofthegreatwar where you can get access to...

| March 21, 2018

Middle East: Gaza and Beersheba

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March 14, 2018 • The war in the Middle East would come to an end, but not before a successful British attack at Gaza and Beersheba.¬†Support the podcast on http://patreon.com/historyofthegreatwar...

| March 14, 2018

Middle East: The Advance into Palestine

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March 6, 2018 • The primary effort for the British in the Middle East in 1917 would be an attack out of Egypt and into Palestine. Support the podcast on http://patreon.com/historyofthegreatwar...

| March 6, 2018

Middle East: Mesopotamia & Caucasus

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February 27, 2018 • The Ottoman military would be stretched in multiple directions, some of which were forced upon them, some they forced upon themselves. Support the podcast on...

| February 27, 2018

Middle East: Arab Revolt Pt. 2

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February 20, 2018 • The Arab Revolt began, and then fizzled very quickly. Lawrence of Arabia also makes an appearance. Support the podcast on http://patreon.com/historyofthegreatwar where you can get...

| February 20, 2018

Middle East: Arab Revolt Pt. 1

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February 14, 2018 • With the downfall of the Ottoman Empire seemingly imminent, the British would reach out to its subjects in hopes of stoking the fires of rebellion. Support the podcast on...

| February 14, 2018

The Beginning of the End

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February 6, 2018 • Nobody at the time knew that 1918 would be the last year of the war, but we do, so lets talk about what you can look forward to over the next 11 months.Learn more about your ad...

| February 6, 2018

Passchendaele: Mud and Misery

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January 28, 2018 • As their major effort for 1917 the British would launch an offensive in Flanders, it would contain some of the most famous, or infamous British actions for the entire war.Learn...

| January 28, 2018

1917 French Mutinies

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December 7, 2017 • After the failures of the Nivelle offensive, the French army decided it had enough of useless failures.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| December 7, 2017

Nivelle Offensives Pt. 4

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November 30, 2017 • The first days of attack had failed, and now Nivelle would have to answer for his promises of swift victory....

| November 30, 2017

Nivelle Offensives Pt. 4

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November 29, 2017 • The first days of attack had failed, and now Nivelle would have to answer for his promises of swift victory.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| November 29, 2017

Nivelle Offensives Pt. 3

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November 27, 2017 • In mid-April 1917, the attacks would begin, they would go okay, I guess.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| November 27, 2017

Nivelle Offensives Pt. 2

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November 14, 2017 • With the date for the attack set, the French goverment, and generals, start to have some concerns.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| November 14, 2017

Nivelle Offensives Pt. 1

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November 7, 2017 • 1917 would see another attempt by the French and British to win the war on the Western Front, it would not work.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| November 7, 2017

The Air War Pt. 3

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October 30, 2017 • 1917 would be a high point for the air war.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| October 30, 2017

The Air War Pt. 2

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October 21, 2017 • 1916 would see the RFC take on their greatest task yet, the Battle of the SommeLearn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| October 21, 2017

The Air War Pt. 1

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October 12, 2017 • The start of 1916 brought with it the dawn of a new era of aerial combat.Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices...

| October 12, 2017

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