Hard & Soft Power by Derek Wyatt
Shortly, we shall be celebrating, if that’s the appropriate word, the centenary of the beginning of World War 1, the war to end all wars.
The statistics are horrific – 37 million were killed (military and civilian). The Russian Empire lost over 3 million soldiers and had a further 4 million injured. The French also suffered with 1.3 million military deaths and 4.2 million injured whilst we Brits lost nearly 900,000 and had 1.6m