19 May 2014
This year marks the 100 year anniversary of the First World War. Centred in Europe, the War saw German troops invade Belgium on their way across the French border towards Paris. A frontier was formed between the lands controlled by Germany and the allied forces to the west. This became known as the Western Front.
Germany's plan was to sweep into France, instigating an offensive attack to encircle Paris. The First Battle of the Marne and the First...