I didn’t read The Officer’s Club all last week, and that’s my loss – now made up.
Charlie Munn’s history of the Battle of Rorke’s Drift is especially good, even if you’re not into that sort of thing.
Check out the DVD version of Zulu.
Neat….what made that account fascinating was the military approach to the evaulation of the battle.
Via Martini Boy, here is a great military analysis of the Battle of Rorke’s Drift. It just so happens that I am currently re-reading Victor Hanson’s Carnage and Culture and have started in on his chapter analyzing this particular battle….