Past Lees Knowles Lectures

YearTitleGiven by
2014Games Great and Small: Afghanistan in the Modern World - Part 4
2014Games Great and Small: Afghanistan in the Modern World - Part 3
2014'Games Great and Small: Afghanistan in the Modern World' - Part 2
2014'Games Great and Small: Afghanistan in the Modern World' - Part 1AHMED RASHID
2012Total war: the Soviet Unions and the Eastern front in a comparative frameworkProf. Amir Weiner
2010The British Army in the Second World WarSir Max Hastings
2010The creation of Anglo-American grand strategy 1941–45Mr Andrew Roberts
2010The British Navy in the Second World WarProf. Nicholas Rodger
2010Air Power in the Second World War: A War Winner?Prof. Richard Overy
20081806: The Cognitive Challenge of WarPeter Paret
2006What Makes a Soldier? And What Does Not?Ben Shephard
2004War, Armies, and Politics in Early Modern Europe: The Military Devolution, 1560-1660David Parrott
2002The experience of warAntony Beevor
2000Britain and the First World War: The challenge to historiansProf Brian Bond
1998‘For the freedom of small nations’: Ireland and the Great WarProf Keith Jeffery
1996Military force in a changing worldField-Marshal Sir Peter Inge
1995The politics of the British Army 1815-1914Prof Hew Strachan
1992Dance, drill and bonding in human affairsProf William McNeill
1990English military experience c.1340- c. 1450Maurice Keen
1989Vindolanda and the Roman Army: New documents from the northern frontierDr Alan Bowman