Why WWI?

Nancy in trench (re-enactment) in what was once the Western Front in France.

Nancy in trench (re-enactment) in what was once the Western Front in France.

Why not?

Several years ago my mother gave me dozens of letters from her uncle (my great uncle Harry). I was curious and started to research a war I remembered only vaguely from 10th grade social studies. What I found was the cornerstone of the making of the 20th century, for better and worse.

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