"Forward, the Light Brigade! Charge for the guns!" he said, Into the valley of Death, Rode the six hundred." The History Bomb takes a look at one of the most disastrous military charges of history, and at a look at the war in which it occurred in general. Why did it happen? How did it happen? Join us as we travel to Crimea, and take a look at The Charge of the Light Brigade!
Royle, Trevor. Crimea: The Great Crimean War, 1854-1856. New York: St. Martin's Press, 2000.
Russell, William Howard, and Angela Michelli Fleming. The Crimean War: As Seen by Those Who Reported It. Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2009.