The First World War threw widows and their brothers-in-law together, but their marriages were considered incestuous.
First World War
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 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.
A secret communication between Germany and Mexico was exposed on 3 March 1917.
The life and work of the war poet and author is revealed in all its rich complexity.