Pivoting From Afghanistan To A Defence Of The West

The 1842 Kabul Retreat remains as one Britain's worst military disasters. At the time Britain was well into her "imperial century" and was unchallenged at sea, much like her successor the United States is today. But that massacre at the hands of the Afghans was the first stark lesson for Western armies on the perils … Continue reading Pivoting From Afghanistan To A Defence Of The West

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