Category: 17th Century

Seema Syeda 6 months ago
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A huge, mountainous, landlocked Central Asian state, Afghanistan has defied invaders for 2,500 years. Jules…

Seema Syeda 1 year ago
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Patrick Boniface recalls one of the most humiliating defeats in the history of Britain’s Royal…

Military History Monthly 6 years ago
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You would think that combining two deadly weapons to create a super-weapon would be a…

Military History Monthly 6 years ago
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Military History Monthly 6 years ago
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Neil Faulkner rails against the neglect of historic battlefields and a warped view of British…

Military History Monthly 6 years ago
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How did the Royal Navy deal with pirates in their 17th century heyday?

Military History Monthly 6 years ago
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British trade routes were plagued by pirates during the 19th century, but where were the…

Military History Monthly 7 years ago
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Grenadier companies were first formed in the British Army in 1678, and were not finally…

Military History Monthly 7 years ago
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The struggle for supremacy between Britain and France dominated the History of the British Army…

Military History Monthly 7 years ago
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Two years of amateur warfare had changed nothing.The English Civil War remained in the balance. Then,…