Waterloo bridge
Saturday 27 June 2015 -
17:00 to 19:00
British Council, Milan

200 years have passed since the Battle of Waterloo took place, on 18th June 1815, halting Napoleon’s relentless march towards European dominion and securing Britain’s role as a key player on the continent.  Facts and figures and the dynamics of victory, as well as a variety of contemporary and later narrations (eye-witness accounts, water colours and oils, poems and fiction), all different perceptions, different memories of this momentous event.


Patricia Kennan, writer, translator and copy editor

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