Causes of WW1 – Assassination of Archduke Ferdinand
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We did it folks. We’re finally here. On today’s episode, we discuss the build up to the “shot heard round the world”. We take a look at the political situation in Bosnia, how it connected to secret Serbian nationalist societies, and dive into the back stories of both Franz Ferdinand  and his killer Gavrilo Princip to give you all the context on what is honestly one of the weirdest and most impactful assassinations in world history. Support on Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/brohistory #262
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