Forgotten Victory

Forgotten Victory

Book Review by David Filsell. Although published last year, lack of a publisher's copy has sadly long delayed the revie…

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The Great War, Memory and Ritual: Commemoration in the City and East London, 1916-1939

The Great War, Memory and Ritual: Commemorati…

Book review by James Brazier. This is the latest volume in The Royal Historical Society's Studies in History series. Th…

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My Father's Son

My Father's Son

Book Review by David Filsell.  When Earl Haig died suddenly in 1928, his nine-year-old son succeeded to the title. Such…

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Verdun 1916

Verdun 1916

Book review by Anne Clayton. A major article in this issue of Stand To! is by Malcolm Brown, on Verdun. His book Verdun…

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The Final Days 1918

The Final Days 1918

Book review by Anne Clayton. The Final Days 1918 gives details of fifty-six VC winners who gained their awards during t…

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The Road to Victory 1918

The Road to Victory 1918

Book review by Anne Clayton. The Road to Victory 1918 covers the fifty days between 8 August and 26 September when the …

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Suffrage and Power: The Women's Movement

Suffrage and Power: The Women's Movement

Book review by James Brazier. The author is Lecturer in Women's Studies at Birkbeck College, University of London where…

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U.S. Infantry Weapons of the First World War

U.S. Infantry Weapons of the First World War

Book Review by Len Shurtleff. Mr Canfield is an internationally recognised specialist in twentieth century U.S. militar…

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The Lost Battalion

The Lost Battalion

Book review by Paul Guthrie. This welcome reprint of a 1938 classic has a new introduction by the most eminent American…

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A Village Goes to War. A History of the Men of Ravensthorpe who Fell in the Great War

A Village Goes to War. A History of the Men o…

Book Review by Bob Wyatt.   WFA Member David Tattersfield has researched the names on the memorial in his local church…

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The Train Now Standing in No Man's Land

The Train Now Standing in No Man's Land

Book Review by Gill Jefferson. Larry Harris has produced another entertaining and exciting story for our younger genera…

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With Snow on Their Boots. The Tragic Odyssey of the Russian Expeditionary Force in France During World War I

With Snow on Their Boots. The Tragic Odyssey …

Book Review by Christina Holstein. This is an exceedingly interesting book, which covers events whose details may not b…

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