Volume 52 Issue 3 March 2002

Southern Comfort

Lucinda Lambton finds her namesake, and much more, in deepest Mississippi.

Home from the Wars

Stephen Brumwell discusses attitudes towards Veterans in mid-Georgian Britain, and the provisions made for them.

The Treaty of Amiens

The peace treaty that temporarily ended hostilities between France and Britain during the Revolutionary Wars was signed on 25 March 1802.

Slavery and the British

James Walvin reviews current ideas about the vast network of slavery that shaped British and world history for more than two centuries.