Napoleon

de gaulle

France will always have a love-hate relationship with its heroes

May 21, 2020 10:52 am

Napoleon and de Gaulle: Heroes and History by Patrice Gueniffey reviewed

larrey

Meet the Frenchman who shaped the world’s response to coronavirus

April 20, 2020 10:57 am

Not only did Larrey’s methods save soldiers’ lives but they also boosted troop morale

winston churchill work from home

How to work from home (according to Churchill, Einstein and Napoleon)

March 26, 2020 12:56 pm

As P.G. Wodehouse finished each page of a book he was writing, he would pin it to his office wall at a height indicating how good it was

metternich

Prince of Europe’s long peace

March 17, 2020 12:11 pm

Metternich: Strategist and Visionary by Wolfram Siemann reviewed

leadership

What can business learn from war leaders?

January 23, 2020 5:26 pm

Almost nothing

winston churchill andrew roberts

A generous new biography of the man who saved Britain in its darkest hour

October 4, 2018 7:28 am

Churchill: Walking with Destiny by Andrew Roberts reviewed