WW1 Centennial News for December 14, 2018 - Episode #101

18 12 14 thumbThey all meet in France, but Wilson is not particularly welcome at Versailles.

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Highlights: The Aftermath Part II

Host: Theo Mayer

Part II of a special 2-part series examining the immediate aftermath of the Armistice signing.

  • Preview of coming attractions - Host | @00:35
  • Gold Star Mothers - Candy Martin  | @02:45
  • American Battle Monuments Commission - Mike Knapp | @10:35
  • Three Key impacts of WWI - Sir Hew Strachan | @18:00
  • The Cost of a Seat at the Table - Mike Shuster | @24:55
  • The effect of WWI on the United States - Professor Michael Carew | @28:55

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PODCAST NOTES: Guest links and our research

Gold Star Mothers


American Battle Monuments Commission



Discussion with Sir Hew Strachan


Great War Project


The Impact of the First World War on US Policymakers




The U.S. World War One Centennial Commission

The Pritzker Military Museum & Library

The Starr Foundation



Producer & Host: Theo Mayer

Line Producer: Katherine Akey

Research: JL Michaud


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