Alan Forrest is Professor of Modern History at the University of York, UK. He works on modern French history, especially the period of the French Revolution and Empire, and on the history of modern warfare.
He serves on the editorial boards of French History and War in History, and is a member of the advisory committee for Annales historiques de la Revolution Francaise. He also co-edits a series for Palgrave-Macmillan on 'War, Culture and Society, 1750-1850'.
|The Swordmaster||A story of the naval career of Leon Cumberledge de Smit Figg|