Saturday, 2 May 2015

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I spotted this is Waterstones today and, having watched the excellent TV drama series, will now be reading the book it was based on. This is a really intesting and tragic conflict, which I first learned about from a wargaming friend of mine who happened to have Danish ancestry and a matching enthusiasm for mid-nineteeth century warfare. I'll be looking forward to reading this in the next couple of weeks.

5 comments:

  1. This took my interest when I saw previews of the TV series. I don't believe it aired here in the US, but I live in hope. I would like to get hold of this book if I can. It's an interesting conflict in an interesting period.

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  2. Sadly it only seems to be available in Danish on DVD...

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  3. Hi Jim
    Have I missed this on British TV? Saw the trailers a while ago online and thought it was coming to BBC3 or 4.

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  4. I watched an episode when I was in Denmark..in Danish.

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  5. Saw an advert last night, coming soon on BBC4

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