Documentaries & Co: Royal Cousins at War

At the outbreak of the First World War three cousins reigned over Europe's greatest powers - Tsar Nicholas II of Russia, Kaiser Wilhelm II of Germany and King George V of Britain. This two-part series looks at the role played by the three monarchs, and their relationships with each other, in the outbreak of war. It was broadcasted by the BBC last year to mark the 100th anniversary of the beginning of the First World War.

Part 1: A House Divided



Part 2: Into the Abyss


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