History offers options rather than predictions for how the Russia-Ukraine war could end

The notion that freedom comes at a price seems to be one that escapes us

Did peace prevail in the World Wars thanks to providential deliverance, or just a number of very fortunate occurrences?

How successfully did Britain’s armed forces adapt to the reality of the First World War?

Professor Jeremy Black talks to Graham Stewart about what made French politics and society distinctive in the decades before and after WWI

Jeremy Black talks to Graham Stewart about the century of the tank

The director wanted to show things as they were – badly-led, no one wanting to fight or knowing what they were fighting for, says Christopher Silvester