To this day, the majority of the population still believes that the German Empire bears the sole responsibility for the First World War. However, in recent years, the study of history has dealt more and more with this topic and more often, the investigations came to the conclusion that Germany is by no means the...Mehr lesen
In 1903, the first powered aircraft took off for just a few seconds. Only 11 years later, with the onset of World War I, were the first air forces confronting history, whose technological development and experience had a decisive influence on the air war.Mehr lesen
Beginning of aviation:At 10:35 am on December 17, 1903, the...
With the emergence of the German Empire in 1872, the imperial navy, whose construction was the second strongest navy behind the British Royal Navy until 1914 continuously developed. With the outbreak of the First World War, the hitherto largest naval forces were facing, a clash took place, however, did not take place until the Battle of...Mehr lesen
The First World War was conducted from 1914 to 1918 in Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia. It was the most comprehensive war in history to date, encompassing all areas of government, society, economy and culture. In total, nearly 70 million soldiers were under arms. About 17 million people lost their lives in the...Mehr lesen