For all Peninsular War enthusiasts. – Read Mark Patton’s article on early attempts to set up a spy ring – not quite James Bond…
See Jonathan Hopkins interesting article on spies and spying during the Peninsular War
This is a superb article on the cost of fighting for king and country, most of which I didn’t know, and though a little outside my period, absolutely fascinating. One to print out and keep.
superbly detailed historical military info. http://englishhistoryauthors.blogspot.co.uk/2013/03/an-officer-and-mendicant.html?spref=fb