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This course is part of the History Summer Programme.

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We focus on five major controversies about Britain and the First World War; the declaration of war in 1914; the generalship of Sir John French and Sir Douglas Haig; British policy in Palestine and the Balfour Declaration; the German 1918 Spring Offensive;and the 1919 Treaty of Versailles.


Course dates

23 Jul 2018 to 27 Jul 2018

Course duration

1 week(s)

Apply by

09 Jul 2018

Course director


International Summer Programmes
Sidgwick Site
01223 760850

Teaching sessions

Meetings: 5

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