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Betrayed Ally: China in the Great War by Frances Wood and Christopher Arnander

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Reviewed by Phil Curme. Although Chinese labourers were active on the Western Front throughout WW1 - and afterwards - many will be unaware of the full breadth that nation’s involvement. Betrayed Ally is an ambitious attempt to tell the history of foreign intervention in Chinese affairs, military actions in the Great War against German interests in…


Versailles and the Origins of World War II with Simon Peaple

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Simon offers a wide-ranging review of the terms of the post-war settlement and their consequences.   ~ ~ ~ ~ ~   The Warwick Arms Hotel has a bar area which provides refreshments. There will be a question and answer session after the talk, followed by a raffle. Members and non-members of The Western Front Association are equally welcome. New v…


'1919: Versailles and the Origins of World War II' - Dr Simon Peaple

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NOTE DATE - Thursday 16th December 2021  Dr Simon Peaple— 1919: Versailles and the Origins of World War II Dr Peaple is the now retired  head of History at Princethorpe College, an author and experienced local politician with a PhD in history from Birmingham University. Simon will consider the debate over the links with the Versailles and other …


In the Centennial Footsteps of the Great War - Sarajevo to Versailles (Volume 1)

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The Western Front Association is supporting an event at Hungary House in London at 6pm on Thursday 30th June 2022 to mark the UK launch of Attila Szalay-Berzeviczy's book, In the Centennial Footsteps of the Great War - Sarajevo to Versailles (Volume 1).  The book launch and a related photo exhibition event will be held in the Hungary House in Lond…