What caused World War 1? Was it the fault of an individual country or was it caused by underlying structural factors?

The causes of World War 1 are a highly debated topic within world politics and international relations. Amongst this debate, many evaluate the causes of the war as either being towards the individual fault of a specific country or through the structural factors that existed within the European nations. This essay will argue that the … Continue reading What caused World War 1? Was it the fault of an individual country or was it caused by underlying structural factors?

Review – The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan

What are the 39 steps? You would be forgiven for not knowing with the amount of adaptations there have been of John Buchan's most famous novel featuring Richard Hannay, the canny protagonist who dodges trouble whenever it arrives. Each film, including the 1935 original directed by Alfred Hitchcock, diverges greatly from Buchan's novel first published … Continue reading Review – The Thirty-Nine Steps by John Buchan