Skip navigation

Some people are reporting problems with the speaker volume on this episode.  I suggest using a computer instead of mobile devices for the interim till I can sort out what is going on.  Thanks








End of the trench line at the Belgian coast.

End of the trenches at the Belgian coast.


The lines just prior to the First battle of Ypres.  Courtesy of


Well can you really blame Rennenkamph’s troops for running? I mean just look at all of them.

Russians soldiers

Russian troops.


The Borders of the Ottoman Turks. 1914. Courtesy of Wikimedia. org

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *