21453
England
An Oxford WWI Conference: Remembering The Great War
Immerse yourself in the story of WWI in Oxford, where you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the events of the Great War through conferences, lectures and expert-led speaker discussions.
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Program No. 21453RJ
Length
8 days
Starts at
2,899
Flights start at
800
Getting There
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At a Glance

On July 28, 1914 in Serbia, the first shots of the Great War were fired. Four years later, more than 9 million soldiers had lost their lives, while another 21 million suffered injuries. We invite you to join distinguished scholars and historians in Oxford, England for a historic conference event. Delve into the battles, the strategy, the weapons, the politics and the lasting effects of the war with leading experts at the conference.
Activity Level
On Your Feet
Walking and standing up to 2 hours on some field trips.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Gain insight into the events of the First World War with renowned experts, authors, historians and broadcasters during a private conference in Oxford.
  • Enjoy the experience of studying at a major Oxford college.
  • Join speakers for discussions of the major events of 1917.

General Notes

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Jonathan Boff
Dr. Jonathon Boff is a Senior Lecturer in Modern History at the University of Birmingham. He spent 20 years working in the private sector — spending much of his time in Asia — before returning to academia to pursue his Ph.D. at King’s College London. His current research is on the development of modern warfare with a focus on the German and British armies. He is the author of “Winning and Losing on the Western Front: The British Third Army and the Defeat of Germany, 1918.”
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Jonathan Boff
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Andrew Lambert
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Andrew Duff
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Spencer Jones
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John Harris
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Stuart Mitchell
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Matthias Strohn
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Gary Sheffield
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Jonathan Krause
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James KItchen
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