A signature in a collection of autographs reveals a story of Indigenous service that extends from Australia to Canada and Trinidad.
First World War
The First World War threw widows and their brothers-in-law together, but their marriages were considered incestuous.
The sobering story of the Indian Labour Corps.
A short story written in the earliest days of the First World War became an enduring symbol of British providence.
The global crisis wrought by the First World War prompted the birth of free mental health care.
The First World War offered new opportunities for enterprising female doctors.
How did an executed English nurse become the unlikely protector of the German poet who pronounced her dead?
As a frontline soldier in the First World War, the German artist Otto Dix fell under the spell of the writings of Friedrich Nietzsche and his assault on Christian morality.
A personal interpretation of France under two occupations, reissued as a Modern Classic.
Events in the Baltic States at the end of the First World War had serious long-term consequences.