We talk about some lesser known facts related to World Wars.
The Great War
Take a shot each time Shankar says “You know”.
- Brief introduction of World Wars, its significance and influence in shaping the world as we know it.
- Reasons which lead to World War I.
- People involved in WWI who played a major part in WWII.
- Adolf Hitler - life before the war - Moustache story - Close shave with death
- Winston Churchill - First Lord of Admiralty - Gallipoli incident - Enlisting in the army.
- Benito Mussolini - life as a sharpshooter - change of nationalistic views during and after WWI - use of press as a tool propaganda and overthrows the government.
- Germany’s secret weapon against Russia - Vladimir Lenin.
- George S. Patton - incorporating technology into warfare - use of Tanks to break down the trenches in France.
- Woodrow Wilson - reluctance to involve in the war - Lusitania and Germany’s secret message to Mexico forces U.S. into the war.
- The gruesome truth of trench warfare.