“Why It’s Time to Remember Waterloo for a Different Reason” | History News Network

Christine Haynes suggests that we remember the Battle of Waterloo for the peace building process that followed it. “This battle deserves to be celebrated not as the end of the first “total war,” but as the beginning of a “total peace,” which following two more world-wide conflicts, came to fruition after 1945 but is facing new challenges today.” Read his argument here:

History News Network | Why It’s Time to Remember Waterloo for a Different Reason.

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“Battle of Waterloo” by William Holmes Sullivan