Europe on the Eve of World War I

Date: 
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - 7:30am - 9:00pm
Location: 
1601 Spring Mill Rd
Gladwyne, PA 19035
United States

Featuring Michael S. Neiberg
Professor of History
US Army War College

7:30 am Breakfast, 8:00 am Briefing, 9:00 am Adjournment

This entire series (8 programs annually) is open to FPRI Members (and spouses) at the $500 level.
For others, admission is $100 per session for one person and a guest.
Reservations are required. RSVP: [email protected] or (215) 732-3774 x 200

 

On the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WWI, Michael S. Neiberg, one of the world’s leading authorities on World War I, will offer an alternate view. A Professor of History in the Department of National Security Studies at the US Army War College in Carlisle, PA, he has been a Guggenheim fellow, a founding member of the Société Internationale d’Étude de la Grande Guerre, and a trustee of the Society for Military History.  He is author of Dance of the Furies: Europe and the Outbreak of World War I (Harvard University Press, 2011) and, more recently, The Blood of Free Men (Basic Books, 2012), a history of the liberation of Paris in 1944.

Categories
Event Type: 
Conferences
Topic: 
Global Conversations
Topic: 
Education
Topic: 
Historical Preservation / Archaeology
Topic: 
Research
Topic: 
International Relations
Topic: 
Foreign Policy/Diplomacy
Global Region: 
Europe