First World War special edition now on sale


A special collector’s edition of BBC History Magazine is now on sale, giving readers the lowdown on the global conflict that raged between 1914 and 1918.


The issue covers the key battles and personalities, as well as information on what it was like to live and fight through the First World War.

Historians such as Gary Sheffield, Peter Caddick-Adams, Peter Hart and Fiona Reid examine a host of topics – from why the war began and life in the trenches, to the American impact, the crucial final year of the conflict, and the Armistice.

You can buy your copy of The First World War Story at WHSmith, or online