Tag: European history

Today in History: D-Day and the battle for Normandy begins.

One of the most talked about days of the last century occurred on 6th June 1944. It is known as D-Day. […]

The Napoleonic Art of War.

To outline properly the scope of Napoleon’s military tactics we would need more than a limited understanding of military history. […]

The Napoleonic Code.

Napoleon wasn’t the first French leader who saw the need to thoroughly overhaul and unify the laws of France. As […]

The Coronation of Napoleon I, Emperor of the French.

Who would have thought a relatively obscure Corsican by the name of Napoleon Bounaparte, would rise to prominence during the […]