Latest post: A Snap-Shot of WWI in 140 Signs – One Year On by Mechthild Herzog

Battles rage on all over Europe. In Northern France, soldiers build 'living rooms' and 'tea parlours' in trenches, as the front lines cease to move in any direction for weeks at a time. Russian and Austro-Hungarian troops chase each other over the Carpathians. The British navy starts a military move on the Ottoman Empire at the Dardanelles ' being hampered less by the Turkish defence, but rather by bad weather. And in German kitchens, women try to make schnitzel out of potatoes? Just over a year ago, the project @RealTimeWW1 started to tweet about these kind of historical events and developments related to the Great War of... read more