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John Sadler – (History: Wars & Conflicts)

www.johnsadler.net
  • Military Historian from Newcastle.
  • Prolifically successful author of Historical non-fiction.
  • Battlefield tour guide, historical interpreter and heritage consultant with many years’ teaching experience.
  • Started his career in history and prehistory on digs in Northumberland during boyhood with the late Professor G. Jobey on a range of Iron Age sites across Northern England from east to west.

 

John regularly re-enacts prehistory – and pops up on TV now and then, often sporting some rather uncomfortable looking hosiery! Bronze and Iron and often brings a full handling collection for some hands-on experiences.

FEEDBACK FOLLOWING JOHN’S COURSES:
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“This course was excellent and Mr Sadler is a fearless storyteller who leaves you hanging on his words from session to session. I’m sorry that I haven’t tried one of his history courses previously.”
“Well, that was more enjoyable than I expected it to be because John brings it alive. He knows his stuff and transmits his enthusiasm through to the group. Thanks to all at Higham for a most delightful couple of days.”

November 2020

THE BRONZE AND IRON AGES:

November 23rd at 18:30 to November 25th at 13:30
Higham Hall College, Bassenthwaite Lake
Cockermouth, Cumbria CA13 9SH United Kingdom

We start with Homer and the Bronze Age in England and Ireland, the Pitiless Bronze and move through to the Iron Age with a particular focus on the North of England. We look at culture and society at building, fighting and burial. We’ll look at long barrows and hillforts with at least one field trip. John Sadler started his career in history and prehistory on digs in Northumberland during boyhood with the late Professor G. Jobey on a range of…

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