The Gardeners of Salonika: Britain’s War in the Balkans 1915-18

David Clarke, historian and specialist in the military conflicts of the late Victorian British Empire and the Great War, gives this lecture on Britain's forgotten Salonika Force.

The Gardeners of Salonika: Britain’s War in the Balkans 1915-18

About The Gardeners of Salonika: Britain’s War in the Balkans 1915-18

Long considered to be an irrelevant sideshow, Britain's forgotten Salonika Force played a vital part in the collapse of the Central Powers, on a battlefront where the climate and terrain were as powerful enemies as the Bulgarians. David Clarke is a historian and specialist in the military conflicts of the late Victorian British Empire and the Great War. He is a teacher in Edinburgh.

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