Saturday, 4 April 2020

History

DR ALEXANDER CLARKE assesses the long-term implications of the Asama Maru Incident of 21st January 1940, when a British cruiser intercepted German merchant seamen on a Japanese ocean liner

TOBIAS CREMER looks at the attempts of Britain and Germany to draw the Middle East into their geostrategic competition at the turn of the twentieth century

PROF ANDREW LAMBERT explains the reasons behind the Royal Navy’s victory over the French Navy during the Battle of Quiberon Bay, before linking Britain’s success to its dynamic and inclusive ...

ELOISE DAVIES argues that it might be easier to navigate the politics of Brexit by better understanding British political and economic ideas surrounding liberty and sovereignty in the eighteenth century

DR ANDREW THOMPSON argues that Britain needs to study and understand its history in relation to both sides of the Atlantic Ocean if it is to prosper in the twenty-first ...

PROF ANDREW LAMBERT argues that even 100 years after German sailors scuttled the High Seas Fleet, the reverberations are still being felt

DAVID SANCHEZ argues that the Great Siege of Gibraltar had a profound impact on the identity of Gibraltar and consolidated British influence over the Mediterranean gateway to the Atlantic Ocean

DR THOMAS PEAK argues that 20 years after the Kosovo War, Britain still lacks a cohesive mass atrocity prevention strategy