Military History

Venue: Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR, North block, Senate House unless otherwise stated

Time: Tuesdays, 17:15

Convenors: David French (UCL), Brian Holden-Reid (KCL),  Dr Jonathan Krause (KCL), Andrew Lambert (KCL), William Philpott (KCL).

The Military History seminar considers wars and warfare in the modern era, since the 1780s. Papers address the themes of the history of armed forces (land, naval and air); strategy and operations; military theory and practice; commanders and campaigns; and the social and cultural impact of warfare.

Summer Term 2019
DateSeminar details
30 April
Fighting the People's War: The British and Commonwealth Armies and the Second World War
Jonathan Fennell (King’s College London)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

14 May
The Mosaic of the Battlefield: The War in III Corps, Vietnam, 1965–66
Daniel Marston (Australian National University)
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR

28 May
The Great War as Global War
George Morton-Jack
IHR Wolfson Room NB02, Basement, IHR