Dueling Perspectives: John Keay and J.A.G. Roberts’s Histories of China

Grand Prize, or Honorable Mention? The Case of American Settler Empire

A World Afire: Empires at War, 1911-1923

Size, or How You Rule It? Determining History’s Greatest Empire

Not Without Meaning or Purpose: Hew Strachan’s The First World War

Greater than Its Parts: The Prospect of Global History

War on all the World: Starz’s Black Sails

Churchill Begins: Candice Millard’s Hero of the Empire

A Persistent Fiction: Myths of British Martial Prowess and Their Appeal