This month, one lucky reader has the chance to win the first four titles in the new Casemate Classic War Fiction series. Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon are household names. Their poetry is studied in classrooms across the country. But not all First World War literature was poetry. Some men used their wartime experiences to […]
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An MHM selection of some of the best events coming up in May. Experience a re-enactment at the National Civil War Centre, attend a Magna Carta workshop at The National Archives in Kew, or visit an Waterloo exhibition at the British Museum.
An MHM selection of some of the best events coming up in April. Visit a militaria event in Belgium, attend the sixth Wellington Congress at the University of Southampton, or pop along to the London Canal Museum for an exhibition on the Waterways of the Western Front.
The best military history events, lectures, and exhibitions. Exhibition: WAR MUSIC: NOTES FROM THE FIRST WORLD WAR In the First World War music was heard on the battlefield, in concert halls, in the camps and in churches. Music reflected and affected all the emotions of war with everything from requiems to rousing choruses. Marking the […]
The best military history events, lectures, and exhibitions. Exhibition: TATE MODERN – CONFLICT, TIME, PHOTOGRAPHY Conflict, Time, Photography traces diverse and poignant journeys through 150 years of conflict around the world since the invention of photography. In this moving exhibition at Tate Modern, the works are ordered according to how long after the event they were created from moments, days and weeks to decades later. […]
The best military history events, lectures, and exhibitions. Event: NURSING ON THE HOME FRONT IN THE FIRST WORLD WAR For the centenary of the first Zeppelin raid on London (19 January 1915), Stuart Wildman will explore the often forgotten story of nursing at home during the First World War. Details: 15 January 2015 Royal College […]