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21/11/1914 The Austrian invasion of Serbia is still going well

Potiorek’s Austro-Hungarian invasion of Serbia continues. Fighting is particularly intense in the vicinity of the Kolubara river. The Serbs are resisting as best they can but the invaders have the advantage, pushing back the outnumbered defenders. 39 more words

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Tofane

Pictures of the war in the Italian Dolomites, to be more precise in the Tofane mountains (just like this other one) are always impressive. Trench war on the Western front was an inferno, but mountain warfare was a hell too. 21 more words

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9/11/1914 [Galicia] Przemysl besieged once more

The failure of the German invasion of Poland in October has left the Austro-Hungarian fortress town of Przemysl vulnerable to renewed Russian attack. The mobile army of Boroevic withdraws to avoid being enveloped, leaving Kusmanek’s garrison to face the Russians on their own. 79 more words

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6/11/1914 Austria invades Serbia again

The Austro-Hungarians have twice tried to invade Serbia, each time suffering terrible defeats. Now they are having another go, again under the command of General Potiorek. 59 more words

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Victory

It was 96 years ago: On November 4, 1918, at 3 PM, war ended on the Italian front. The war for this country had begun in 1915. 72 more words

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La Grande Guerra - Storia di Nessuno

Yesterday’s post about Joe Sacco inspired me for this post and the next ones, which will be dedicated to Comics and the Great War. I had presented some time ago… 89 more words

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Genoa War Memorial (today)

I had published a post about the very same memorial (see this post), I had to show how this huge monument looks nowadays! I must admit it’s quite impressive, and much more bigger than I thought. 26 more words

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