Sunday Lecture Series
World History: World War I
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Downstairs Meeting Room
Dr. William Marchione
film screening will introduce participants to the basic context
and history of World War I. Dr. Marchione will provide a Q&A
after the film and will present a full lecture on WWI the
following Sunday on November 12.
It is called by many names: The Great War, The War To End
All Wars, World War I. The conflict that engulfed the world
between 1914 and 1918 left an indelible mark on the 20th century
and shaped the world in which we live today. In this informative
program, you will learn about the tumultuous events that led
to World War I, the nations that were drawn into the conflict,
the Russian Revolution and the rise of communism, how the
submarine and airplane altered the nature of combat and more.
First Sunday Lecture series is sponsored by the Friends of
Smyrna Library and Smyrna Library.