Volume 65 Issue 6 June 2015

Napoleon: the Emperor Distilled

Andrew Roberts is both entertained and stimulated by Felix Markham’s 1963 article on Napoleon, which made judicious use of what correspondence was then available. 

Magna Carta Matters

Nigel Saul marks the 800th anniversary of the sealing of Magna Carta with a comprehensive overview of the landmark books that dominate the field.

Saved From Dunkirk

Roger Hudson detailes how 122,000 French troops were evacuated from Dunkirk to Britain in May 1940.