Friday, June 27, 2014

Blogging In The Years: 1914

The death of Archduke Franz Ferdinand may have unforseen consequences:
A new situation has been created in Europe by the tragedy at Sarajevo. While the crime cannot but arouse universal horror and indignation for the assassin and sympathy for the victims, there are political considerations which make it an event of as high importance from that point of view as in its personal dynastic aspects.
Has the fuse been lit for a larger powder keg?

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