via Arthurs Classic Novels and Project Gutenberg.
London to Ladysmith via Pretoria. Churchill's despatches from the first months of the Boer War. A map (of sorts) here.
The River War - Sudan - the battle of Omdurman and the fall of the Khalifa.
"Things fall apart, the centre cannot hold" - W.B. Yeats. "We're doomed !" - Private Frazer. "Like scrolling through a decade's worth of Daily Mail editorials in 20 minutes" - TheLoonyFromCatford