Sat 21 October 2017: Wellington’s Cornerstone, a Conference on the Lines of Torres Vedras

The BCMH and the Friends of the Lines of Torres Vedras (FLTV) are hosting a one day Conference on the Lines at the Cavalry & Guards Club, 127 Piccadilly, Mayfair, London.   Registration 9.30am Conference 10am to 5pm Confirmed speakers so far: • Professor Charles Esdaile • Col
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Wellington’s Mules

An article by Dick Tennant about a fundamental aspect of logistics from ancient times and still very relevant in the Napoleonic period – and beyond…. Wellington’s Mules     Picture credit http://gibraltar-intro.blogspot.co.uk/2014/12/1705-two-centuries-of-smuggl
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BJMH Volume 2 Issue 2

Volume 2, Issue 2 – EDITORIAL ‘A pretty deplorable piece of work’ So said Michael Howard in his review of Alan Clark’s The Donkeys way back in 1961. Since then, of course, revisionist histories of the First World War have become the mainstream, shaping the work of a new generati
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