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Seven Years War
By H. ASHLEY REDBURN
Unknowingly, General Haking assisted in one of the narrowest of Churchill’s many escapes from death. “Over me,” said WSC, “beat the invisible wings.”
Tags: Battle of Minden, H. Ashley Redburn, Henry Wilson, Richard Haking, Seven Years War, Winston S. Churchill,
By WILL MORRISEY
Churchill’s understanding of France, and its potential for good and ill, begins with his biography of Marlborough, redolent with his lifetime theme of resisting continental tyrants.
Tags: France, Henry VIII, Louis VI, Marlborough, Napoleon, Seven Years War, War of Austrian Succession, Will Morrisey,