Tag: Battle of the Somme

Charming The Poles – The Central Powers Look For New Allies I THE GREAT WAR Week 120

They’ve tried new weapons, new tactics, new battlefronts, but the war keeps growing in size and there’s no end in sight. By now we’ve reached the point where morale has crumbled to where the leaders will try anything – attacking their own men, creating new nations, freeing prisoners – ANYTHING to be able to continue the war. I’m Indy Neidell;...

French Plans For Glory At Verdun – Romania Stops The Germans I THE GREAT WAR Week 117

When Romania joined the Allies in the war eight weeks ago, Germany halted all offensive actions on all fronts until they had dealt with Romania. The might of the four Central Powers had descended on Romania under German leadership, and things looked grim, but you know what? This week, Romania stops the Germans. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great...