The December issue of Military History Monthly, the British military history magazine, is on sale today. In this issue we cover: NAPOLEON’S MASTERPIECE The Battle of Austerlitz, 1805 This month MHM focuses on Napoleon’s strategic brilliance and explains how he defeated the leading figures of ancien régime Europe at Austerlitz in 1805, establishing the hegemony of France. Includes: […]
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The November issue of MHM, the British military history magazine, is now on sale. To subscribe to the magazine, click here. To subscribe to the digital archive, click here. In this issue: The First Punic War at Sea This month MHM focuses on Rome’s naval battles with the Carthaginians, and explains how the Roman navy emerged as the supreme […]
The June 2015 issue of Military History Monthly, the leading British military history magazine, is on sale now. IN THIS ISSUE WE COVER: Dark Age Byzantium MHM reports on two major barbarian onslaughts which put the mighty walls of Constantinople to the ultimate test: the Avars in AD 626, and Bulgars in AD 813. This 19-page special feature includes: – Battle […]
To mark Anzac Day 2015, MHM reposts Peter Hart’s action-packed article taking us into the inferno of the Gallipoli landings.
In the years 58-51 BC, Gaul was conquered and added to the Roman Empire through the military campaigns of Julius Caesar and his legions. For the first time in history, tribal groups in north-western Europe were confronted with the violent expansionism of an imperial system. Although Caesar’s war narrative is coloured by personal propaganda and imperial ideology, there is no doubt that the conquest had dramatic […]
The sinking of the Lusitania has gone down in history as the most notorious U-boat attack of the First World War. Here, MHM takes a look at the Lusitania‘s timeline, from its construction through to its sinking, as well as the notable events that took place as a result of this tragedy. This information appeared as part of […]
An MHM selection of some of the best events coming up over the next few months, from exhibitions and anniversaries, right through to lectures, balls, and outdoor events.
As we approach the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Waterloo, MHM takes a look at some of the books and tours on offer.
MHM looks at the innovative designs in military sidecars since 1914, including the Scott Mobile Machine Gun, and the Watsonian Sidecar Ambulance.
Think of something appropriately witty for this picture and leave your caption as a comment below. The best caption will be judged by the editorial team and published in the next issue of Military History Monthly! This month’s image comes from the article on the sinking of the Lusitania, the most notorious U-boat attack of the First […]