The Great War, Changing Names

November 13, 2013, 7:29 pm

The war of 1914-1918 has been known by two main names after it ended: the Great War, and World War I. This is what it looks like as the name changed, abruptly in 1939-41:

A small thing, but interesting.

UPDATE: Bloix, in the comments, points out that “The World War” was also used, and lo and behold:

Even better.

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