- Sep 10, 2008
This is a fictional story with an unplanned plot.
It is determined by using a grand strategy wargame
and written down as events unfold.
Its aim is to be a solemn and respectful account
of a generation that was destroyed by the First World War.
It begins as the old stories always do;
With the death of Franz Ferdinand,
and the great unraveling.
28—30 The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
1—7 The Assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand
7-14 The July Crisis
14-21 Austria-Hungary delivers ultimatum to Serbia
28-31 On the eve of war
1-4 On the eve of war
11-18 The massacre in the North Sea
18-25 The Ottoman Empire joins the Central Powers
25-31 The Battle of Belgium
1 The Battle of Belgium
1-8 The enemy breaks through at Hirson
PEOPLE OF IMPORTANCE (1914)