"When twelve o’clock struck there was only a little shudder among the crowd and a distant muffled cheer and then everyone seemed to melt away again, leaving me standing there with tears in my eyes and feeling absolutely wretched."... READ ON
On this date in 1914, exhausted World War I foes put down their guns to enjoy a brief period of peace, music, and camaraderie.... READ ON
December 16, 1914: German Ships Shell Scarborough, Hartlepool, Whitby ... READ ON
To commemorate Veterans Day, here are 11 photos highlighting different aspects of the war. ... READ ON
A series of events in November 1914 give a good idea of the incredible scope of the Great War – a manmade catastrophe whose size and complexity seemed to defy human comprehension or control.... READ ON
We're covering the events of World War I exactly 100 years after they happened.... READ ON
The First World War was an unprecedented catastrophe that shaped our modern world. Erik Sass is covering the events of the war exactly 100 years after they happened. This is the 148th installment in the series. ... READ ON
Johnny Cash’s “A Boy Named Sue” was written by Shel Silverstein.