“The sooner, the better”

Germany's Military Leadership and the Outbreak of War in July 1914

Thursday, July 24, 2014, 6:00 - 8:00pm
Lecture at the GHI
Speaker: Michael Epkenhans (Zentrum für Militärgeschichte und Sozialwissenschaften der Bundeswehr)

Michael Epkenhans is the Head of Research at the Zentrum für Militärgeschichte und Sozialwissenschaften der Bundeswehr in Potsdam (formerly the MGFA). Previously he was the Director of the Otto von Bismarck Stiftung in Friedrichsruh from 1996 to 2009. He is the author of several works on the history of World War I and the German Navy.

In cooperation with the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany in Washington.

Please RSVP (acceptance only) by July 17, Tel: 202.387.3355 - Fax: 202.387.6437

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