The Evolution of Warfare

Thu Feb 15 2024 at 06:45 pm to 08:00 pm

St James Church | London

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The Evolution of Warfare
Andrew Roberts and Tom Holland on the story of warfare from 1945 to the present day.
About this Event

The bestselling historian and biographer Andrew Roberts made his reputation with landmark volumes on Napoleon and the Second World War. Now he joins historian and podcast superstar Tom Holland live on stage in London to explore what the last seventy years of conflict tell us about what the decades ahead will bring.

From Korea and Vietnam to the Gulf wars, the Balkan wars, guerilla conflicts and beyond to Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, this conversation with two of our most insightful living historians will give you the knowledge you need to understand the world in our perilous times and prime you for what the decades ahead may bring. Don’t miss it.

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Andrew Roberts is an internationally bestselling historian and biographer whose books include , (winner of the Grand Prix of the Fondation Napoléon) and . He is currently Visiting Professor at the Department of War Studies at King’s College, London, and the Roger and Martha Mertz Visiting Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University.

Tom Holland is an award-winning historian, biographer and broadcaster. He is the author of a series of books on ancient and early medieval history, including and . He also presents BBC Radio 4’s Making History, has written and presented several TV documentaries, for the BBC and Channel 4, on subjects ranging from ISIS to dinosaurs, and he has adapted Homer, Herodotus, Thucydides and Virgil for the BBC. He also co-hosts The Rest Is History podcast with Dominic Sandbrook.

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

St James Church, Clerkenwell Close, London, United Kingdom


GBP 15.00

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