The Best Kind of Revision: Alan Alport’s Britain at Bay

Echoes of Superstition: Questions of Legitimacy and Regime Change Through the Ages

Austere Beauty: FX’s Shogun

Inconvenient Suits: Foreign in a Domestic Sense

Tragedy of Errors: John Gooch’s The Italian Army and the First World War

Refusing to Learn: Vietnam, the US Military, and the Battle of Ap Bac

Targets of Opportunity: AppleTV+’s Manhunt

Remedial Case Studies: For Want of a Recount

Big Strategy: Ian Morris’s Geography is Destiny