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SORRY: JW3 Classes Thursday 14th October

You will have heard, or be hearing, from Judy that this week's classes I have had to cancel. Jennifer and I have been suffering from this...

A Select Booklist: The Medici

* The Rise and Fall of The House of Medici by Christopher Hibbert The Medici by Franco Cesati Medici Money by Tim Parks Florence from The...

FOUR HISTORY BOOKS

Blood and Ruins by Richard Overy The sub-title tells us the contents, 'The Great Imperial War 1931-45'. Overy has written extensively,...

JW3 One Day School, 30 Sept.

KATANGA Welcome back to my first course of the new academic year. There is still time to join me either in person or by zoom. Just...

Summer Blog 5: History under attack

I make no apology for returning to this topic which I first raised in a blog, entitled 'History in the Headlights', back in March. For...

Summer Blog 3: A General Booklist

The Making of Oliver Cromwell by Ronald Hutton. Published only a few days ago this book is bound to be of importance given the stature...

Napoleon: A short reading list

Napoleon the Great Andrew Roberts Napoleon Adam Zamoyski (The latest and arguably one of the best one volume biographies) The...