Did ULTRA win the Second World War?

The Effect of ULTRA on the Allied Victory in Europe, the Battle of the Atlantic, and Operation Overlord

The Lethargic Admiralty

Nelson, Trafalgar, and Reform in the Royal Navy 1815-1860

The Mistreatment of Africans in the First World War

The First World War was one of the first truly global wars. Not only was Europe continually in flames for four horrific years, but the...

Frankenstein and Eugenics

At the time that Mary Shelley wrote Frankenstein, Europe was just at the end of the enlightenment, the ‘age of discovery’. There...

Who were the Imperial Guard?

June 18, 2015 marks the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo. I've wrote about this battle and campaign extensively before: here, here and here. This coverage...