A Flippant History of the Crusades – Prelude

Welcome to my new series exploring history in a fairly lighthearted way! A detailed treatise this is not, but rather a general gloss of the periods and events covered with a (hopefully) humorous twist. My aim is to give you enough of an introduction to peak your interest enough to delve deeper into the serious … Continue reading A Flippant History of the Crusades – Prelude


Ten soldiers wisely led will beat a hundred without a head. Euripides Hello and welcome to my blog. I've been a long time history lover who has recently gotten into historical wargaming. My love started in the ancient world at a young age. I remember flipping through books on ancient Greece and Rome before I … Continue reading Introduction