This is the most comprehensive chronology ever provided on the First World War and how it transformed the world politically, economically, socially, technologically, and culturally. Herman outlines the military actions and events of the Great War in chronological order, depicting the various actions of the belligerents in the order in which they entered the war. These military events are then juxtaposed alongside international actions, showing how these events affected formal and informal meetings and treaties. He then goes on to outline domestic events in terms of political, economic, social, cultural, and technological activities. A full index is provided.