For our coursework In edexcel A-Level Histroy we need to use 3 different sources by 3 different historians on causes of WW1. Wonderd if anyone knew any good podcasts/documentarys/books? Thanks
WW1 Causes Watch
- Thread Starter
- 22-09-2016 23:12
- 04-10-2016 17:12
Historiography on the causes of WW1 is generally sorted in to a few categories: Prussianism (Germany started the war) and internationalism (everyone to blame, system of alliances and so on).
I would pick a historian from each. For example, look at Gooch or Dawson for Internationalism.
If you have access to Jstor, Catherine Cline wrote a great article called "British historians and the Treaty of Versailles" which looks at the question