Book Review

‘Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles’ by Bernard Cornwell

STORY: 'Some battles change nothing. Waterloo changed almost everything.' On the 18th June, 1815 the armies of France, Britain and Prussia descended upon a quiet valley south of Brussels. In the previous three days the French army had beaten the British at Quatre-Bras and the Prussians at Ligny. The Allies were in retreat. The blood-soaked… Continue reading ‘Waterloo: The History of Four Days, Three Armies, and Three Battles’ by Bernard Cornwell