Jesus, make it stop: The death throes of WWI, 30th September, 1918

Weekend Variety Wireless 01/10/2018
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Countdown to Armistice, the week of the 30th September, 1918. 

Glyn Harper is New Zealand’s foremost WW1 military historian and Massey University professor.

He is Massey Project Manager of the Centenary History of  New Zealand and the First World War and author of more than 20 books.

Each Sunday, he describes what was happening in the conflict exactly 100 years ago, counting down to Armistice on November 11, a moment which profoundly affects global politics right up to today.

Listen to the full interview with Glyn Harper above.

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