All Quiet on the Western Front

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All Quiet on the Western Front

BBC History: World War I Movies – The Human Experience
This BBC multimedia production involves contemporary photographs, dramatized diary readings and interviews with veterans exploring key themes of World War One. Each chapter may take a couple of minutes to download the first time you view it, so please be patient.

The Great War
This interactive UK National Archives Learning Curve presentation provides seven different investigations that will tell the story of the Great War – the First World War, 1914-18. The sources in these investigations have been chosen to highlight the role of important events, or communications from individuals that were key to the war.

Life in the Trenches – YouTube Video

Encyclopaedia of the First World War
The Spartacus encyclopaedia contains the following sections: Chronology, Outbreak of War, Countries, Allied Armed Forces, Important Battles, Technology, Political Leaders, British Home Front, Military Leaders, Life in the Trenches, Trench System, Trench War, Soldiers, War Heroes, Medals, War at Sea, War in the Air, Pilots, Aircraft, War Artists, Cartoonists and Illustrators, War Poets, Journalists, Newspapers and Journals, Novelists, Women at War, Women’s Organisations, Weapons and Machines, Inventors and the War, Theatres of War, and War Statistics

The Great War Society 1914-1918
A site for students and researchers that features numerous links to WWI topics

World War I: A Soldiers Record – What Can You Tell?
This snapshot focuses on a Scottish World War I soldier, Donald Campbell. The main task requires pupils to decide whether he was a ‘good solider’. This snapshot does not give a broad history of World War I; instead, it personalizes the conflict by helping pupils find out what happened to one solider.

BBC History: Western Front Animation
Pinpoint key locations along the Western Front, watch the general movements of both sides and view the battles of Ypres, Verdun and the Somme in more detail.

Art of the First World War
This site features 100 paintings from international collection to commemorate the 80th anniversary of the conflict. Visitors can examine the exhibit thematically re artillery, battlefield, suffering, etc.