In his day job, Robert J. Dalessandro is the director of the U.S. Army Center of Military History at Fort Lesley J. McNair here. He also is the acting chairman of the World War I Centennial Commission. Story
"One day the great European War will come out of some damned foolish thing in the Balkans."
This prophecy, from German Chancellor Otto von Bismarck, came in 1888, and he was spot on. Story