Category: 19th Century

Seema Syeda 4 days ago
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Patrick Boniface on the deaths in combat of regal warriors. The savagery of the Zulu…

Seema Syeda 6 months ago
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We know the story. Goaded into a hopeless war by an expanding colonial empire, thousands…

Seema Syeda 8 months ago
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War and violence are the last things one would associate with that 19th-century doyenne of…

Seema Syeda 8 months ago
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The epic defence of Chakdara is intriguing. It lasted a week (26 July-2 August 1897),…

Seema Syeda 1 year ago
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Patrick Boniface analyses the expansion and transformation of the US Navy during the American Civil…

Hazel Blair 1 year ago
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Queen Victoria’s husband was not a military man. But the Crimea turned him into a…