Napoleon Series Archive 2015

All Waterloo, All the Time

To quote Dr. Smith: "Oh, the pain! The pain"

Why Waterloo still fascinates us

The bicentennial of the Battle of Waterloo on Thursday is being commemorated across Britain this month, with hundreds of receptions, speeches, bonfires, museum exhibitions, TV and radio programs, university lecture series, church services, auctions, book publications and all the other paraphernalia of massive public celebration.