I toiled, I sweated, I researched, and I wrote. And I loved every minute of it. I followed the advice Sir Herbert Butterfield (1900-1979) by immersing myself in history. The result was my Master’s Thesis entitled, ““More Dangerous Enemies”: The Role of Nationalism in the Execution of Admiral John Byng, 1756-1757.” It received distinction by a panel of historians. I’m mighty proud of it.
But what is it about? (more…)