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World War I Overview

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Christmas Truce (1914)
From YouTube, produced by Simple History
On Christmas Eve 1914, on the western front, British soldiers heard German troops in the opposite trenches singing carols. They soon joined in with the singing. (02:01)
February 16, 2017 at 04:55 AM
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The Battle of Verdun (1916)
From youtube.com, produced by Simple History
The Battle of Verdun was the longest and costliest battle in world history, lasting from February 21st to December 18,1916. Almost a year! (01:29)
October 9, 2016 at 10:45 AM
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Ages: 12 - 18
The Gallipoli Campaign
From youtube.com, produced by Simple History
By the year 1915 the war on the Western Front had stalled to a stalemate. The Allied powers fighting in  Belgium and France were considering opening a new front.In January 1915, Grand Duke Nicholas of Russia had appealed to Britain for assistance aga... [more]
November 18, 2016 at 08:46 PM
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Wartime Real Images - Primary Sources
From YouTube
A video that shows wartime images, real people, real places. It is accompanied by background music of that time and some prompts to make clear what the images show. Primary sources. (04:14)
July 13, 2009 at 02:10 PM
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Ages: 14 - 18
Learn about the History of World War One
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During this video, the viewer will learn about the beginning of World War One and how allies were aligned to fight the war. There is a lot of information on the screen--the viewer may want to open to full-view to see everything on the screen. (06:41)
February 21, 2011 at 06:51 PM
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Ages: 11 - 18
Archdukes, Cynicism, and World War I: Crash Course World History #36
From YouTube, produced by crashcourse
In which John Green teaches you about the war that was supposed to end all wars. Instead, it solved nothing and set the stage for the world to be back at war just a couple of decades later. As an added bonus, World War I changed the way people look a... [more]
September 27, 2012 at 07:48 PM
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Volunteering and Recruitment
From bbc.co.uk, produced by BBC
Short video showing England August 1914 and the recruiting posters.
April 4, 2010 at 04:26 PM
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Ages: 13 - 18
World War I - Which Countries Fought
From watchmojo.com, produced by WatchMojo
After the heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne was assassinated in 1914, it was only a matter of months before war broke out. In an effort to exert control over the Balkans, Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia. This battle was meant to be a limited... [more]
October 11, 2012 at 05:46 PM
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Ages: 15 - 18
WWI and America's First PTSD Research
From YouTube, produced by Joe O'Neill
Thomas W. Salmon was the first American military psychiatrist and a pioneer for mental health research during World War I.  In this video, his story is told by Dickinson College Professor of English Wendy Moffat. Moffat is a biographer and social his... [more]
July 24, 2014 at 08:42 AM
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The World War One Song
From YouTube, produced by Matt Beat
Here is a catchy way to remember the basic facts about World War I.  Lyrics and recording by Matt Beat. All rights reserved. All images used in this video found in the public domain. (03:14)
July 30, 2017 at 06:02 PM
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