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“During World War I, European postcard publishers used photomontage to fan the flames of patriotism on both sides of the conflict. A postcard issued in Munich in 1914 shows a towering German infantryman pounding together the heads of three soldiers of the Triple Entente—France, England, and Russia

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Military alliances leading to World War I; Triple Entente in green; Triple Alliance in brown

Maps: World War I

Europe: blank template Europe 1815 Hegemonies of Europe-1870 (note: he·gem·o·ny (noun)1. leadership or predominant influence exercised by one nation over others, as in a confederation. 2. (esp. amo...

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WWI, 1915; "Preparing the shower for the soldiers" -retrograph

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Photo prise en 1915 d'André JUMEAU, du 156ème RI, à Mailly. (Photo taken in 1915 of André Twin, of the 156th RI, mailly.) The testimony of his brother Peter who died for France, October 12, 1915 in the battles of Artois. (Colorised by Frédéric Duriez from France)

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