Saturday, January 31, 2015

The Battle of Culloden And Its Aftermath. Lessons Learned For Today?

This is a 1964 BBC film. It is one of the best I have seen. This is the same time frame that the BBC put out a film called "War Game" which discuss the impact of a small nuclear war on Britain. That film was banned and was not viewed for nearly two decades.

The Battle of Culloden snapped the back of the Highland Clans. There are lessons to be learned here.

1 comment:

  1. War is a fascinating subject. Despite the dubious morality of using violence to achieve personal or political aims. It remains that conflict has been used to do just that throughout recorded history.

    Your article is very well done, a good read.