Peter Youds is the author of the acclaimed Ties of Blood series of historical novels.
The books are set during the Napoleonic Wars and chronicle the lives and loves of two extended families, as well as featuring a large number of historical figures. The action takes place over two decades and across three continents.
Peter Youds’s talk Love, War, Sherry and Tripe is an introduction to the fascinating period in which his books are set. As well as touching on military matters and politics, other topics include what people ate and drank, what they wore, their health and their love lives.
You can find out about Peter, his books, and more on the Napoleonic period at www.bicorn.co.uk