Tim Butcher busy for the centenary of Franz Ferdinand’s assassination

2nd July 2014

Tim Butcher’s The Trigger tells the story Gavrilo Princip, whose assassination of Archduke Ferdinand started the First World War. Last Saturday, 28 June 2014, was the centenary of the shooting. Tim has been busy marking it, starting with a trip to Sarajevo. Here’s a brief summary of some of the coverage:

TV interview on CNN:
http://edition.cnn.com/2014/06/27/opinion/7-things-gavrilo-princip-man-w…

Radio interview on NPR:
http://www.npr.org/2014/06/28/326174000/princip-pulled-the-trigger-but-n…

Radio interview on BBC Radio 4 ‘The Today Programme’ (2 hours, 54 mins in):
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b047c76p

Feature coverage, including the Telegraph:
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/history/world-war-one/10930829/The-lie-that-s…