The American Civil War was fought between two fledgling armies with little experience, over a vast area and with little knowledge of the technologies that would be brought to bear over the course of the war.
Inexperienced armies and generals, state driven mobilization and a belief that with one battle it would be over added, to the mixed and muddled... [click here for more]
When Emperor Louis Napoleon declared war on Prussia in Summer 1870 he was at the head of an army that most contemporaries regarded as the leading military force in Europe. No doubt he had plans of recreating the Glory of his illustrious namesake Uncle. What actually happened was a campaign that saw the Prussians invading France and the Imperial army capitulating... [click here for more]
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You've done what?!: Diane Sutherland watches in horror as husband Jon converts a favourite gaming board into an Indian... [click here for more]