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The Ghost Of The Lusitania – Russia Takes Erzurum I THE GREAT WAR – Week 82

The Ghost Of The Lusitania – Russia Takes Erzurum I THE GREAT WAR – Week 82

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Last year, Russia lost city after city to the advancing Austro-German colossus- Warsaw, Lemberg, Kovno, thousands and thousands of miles of territory. Well, 1916 turns that around, for this week Russia takes Erzurum from the Ottoman Empire. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great War. Last week the Serbian army had finished its evacuation to […]

No Peace For The Wicked I THE GREAT WAR Week 129

No Peace For The Wicked I THE GREAT WAR Week 129

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Food shortages, strikes, assassinations, covert attempts to end the war, covert attempts to expand the war, the situation in Russia by now was dangerously unstable. It wouldn’t get any better this week, though as there was yet another political shakeup in Petrograd. I’m Indy Neidell; welcome to the Great War. Last week, the New Year […]