Volume 18 Issue 11 November 1968

Revolution in 18th Century Music

Owain Edwards writes about the sea change in classical music composition - and listenership - as the galant music of the Bachs reached London.

Mutiny at Wilhelmshaven, 1918

David Woodward describes how the crews of the destroyer flotilla of the German High Sea Fleet mutinied at the end of the First World War.

The Serbian Mission to Russia, 1804

In the year of Napoleon’s coronation, writes Ann Kindersley, three patriotic Serbs officially asked for the help of the Tsar in their revolt against the Turks.