World War I

  • How Nicky and Willy could have prevented World War I

    by Graham Allison

    One hundred years ago this week, Tsar Nicholas II of Russia and Kaiser Wilhelm of Germany exchanged a series of telegrams to try to stop the rush to a war that neither of them wanted.

  • How does the BBC plan to mark World War I?

    The BBC has unveiled its plans to mark the centenary of World War I this year, airing a wide range of documentaries, drama and arts to recognize the impact of the conflict.