The testimonies of an Austro-Hungarian soldier: “In these moments a man forgets about his parents, about death, and he becomes much like a wild animal”

The testimonies of an Austro-Hungarian soldier: “In these moments a man forgets about his parents, about death, and he becomes much like a wild animal”

Nikolaus Páll was a soldier in the army of the Austro-Hungarian Empire during the First World War. In a small notebook he wrote about his wartime experiences: as he was sent to the Italian Alps, the conditions he witnessed at the front, his comrades, about desperation...
The armistice of Villa Giusti

The armistice of Villa Giusti

The armistice of Villa Giusti was signed between Austria-Hungary and the Entente/Kingdom of Italy on November 3, 1918 in the villa of the count Giusti del Giardino near Padua. This put an end to the fighting on the Italian front, between Italy and the Entente on one...