‘Stephen Badsey, one of the world’s leading authorities on war and
Dr Gary Sheffield, Forgotten Victory (2001)
Professor Stephen Badsey.
MA(Cantab). PhD(Cantab). FRHistS
‘If you know your history, then you know where you’re coming from.’
Bob Marley, Buffalo Soldiers
"A beginning is a very delicate time..."
Princess Irulan at the start of David Lynch's film version of "Dune" (1984)
Welcome to my website. I hope that you will find the information that you need, about me and about my work. I am a military historian concerned mainly with wars and peace in the last two centuries, right up to the present day... and even some things in the future, sometimes... and especially how wars and military affairs have been represented in the media.
Timewatch: The Unknown Soldiers -
is a prolific writer and speaker on warfare and its relation to the