Max introduces Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War 1914
30th July 2013
Max Hastings introduces his new book
Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War 1914
Book of the Year
Vietnam has been chosen by a number of newspapers, historians and reviewers as their book of the year.
No firing will take place after this hour
In a clearing within a Belgian wood on an overcast November morning, raindrops from a recent shower dripped off the trees.
Our rudeness to European allies is shameful
Half a century ago, when that military circus the Royal Tournament was a national institution, there was a contretemps after a visiting Italian officer discovered that his Bersaglieri must perform in a sand arena.