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Jonathan Vernon BA, MA (Oxon) MA ODE (OU) , MA (WLV).

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  Jonathan has degrees in Geography (School of Geography and the Environment, University of Oxford), MA Open and Distance Education (Open University) and British History and the First World War (Birmingham & Wolverhampton). He is a graduate of the School of Communication Arts (London).  He had a career in TV and Video production in the UK a…


1914-1918 The History of the First World War by David Stevenson

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Allen Lane (Penguin Books), 2004, £25, 729pp, index, bibliography. 1914-1918 is the product of the author's success at collating a vast amount of evidence in order to provide 600 pages of compact information (references/bibliography and index creating more).  Stevenson provides a political, diplomatic and social history of the war period and its …


Ep. 128 – Serbia in the Great War – Dr Samuel Foster

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Dr Samuel Foster, Visiting Academic in the School of History, University of East Anglia, talks about Serbia in the Great War.


Ep.219 – The Wartime Career of Prison Reformer Alexander Paterson – Harry Potter

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The Wartime Career of Prison Reformer Sir Alexander Paterson M.C. Your browser does not support the audio element. For a brief biography > Sir Alexander Paterson The barrister/priest/author/broadcaster/after dinner speaker, Harry Potte…


The Colin Hardy Memorial Prize for 16-19 year olds is now open for written projects and video presentations for 2022

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The Colin Hardy Memorial Prize is supported by The Western Front Association This is an annual competition created in memory of Colin Hardy which aims to foster interest and scholarship in the First World War among young people (ages 16-19) Essays or project reports (between 3,000 and 6,000 words) or video presentations (up to 15 minutes max …