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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Influenza 1918: The Worst Epidemic in American History

Influenza 1918: The Worst Epidemic in America…

Book review by Bill Hanigan. The jacket of this book describes it as a companion to the documentary 'Influenza 1918' ai…

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Retreat Hell! We Only Just Got Here! The American Expeditionary Force in France, 1917-1918

Retreat Hell! We Only Just Got Here! The Amer…

Book review by Gary Sheffield. I have always thought that the distinction sometimes drawn between 'popular' and 'academ…

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At the Eleventh Hour. Reflections, Hopes and Anxieties at the Closing of the Great War. 1918

At the Eleventh Hour. Reflections, Hopes and …

Book Review by Bob Wyatt. This book deals with the Aftermath as it was being experienced by men and women all over the …

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Eastbourne's Great War 1914-1918

Eastbourne's Great War 1914-1918

Book Review by Geoff Bridger. Following the success of his previous book, Lewes at War 1939-1945, Bob Elliston - a well…

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British Logistics on the Western Front, 1914-1918

British Logistics on the Western Front, 1914-…

Book review by L G Shurtleff. Dr. Brown gives us what we seldom see, but need to understand: the history of how t…

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Private Memorials on the Western Front

Private Memorials on the Western Front

Book review by Ann Clayton. The Western Front Association Memorials Officer (who recently stood down from his pos…

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Amiens to the Armistice: The BEF in the Hundred Days' Campaign 8 August - 11 November 1918

Amiens to the Armistice: The BEF in the Hundr…

Book review by Ann Clayton. Both authors, being Senior Lecturers in the Department of War Studies at Sandhurst, demonst…

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The Virago Book of Women & the Great War

The Virago Book of Women & the Great War

Book review by Ann Clayton. I was gratified to see that this collection of women's experiences of the Great War opens w…

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Don't Shout at the Guns

Don't Shout at the Guns

Book Review by Fiona Bratherton. This is Laurence Harris's third children's book, being a sequel to Jackie was a Hero, …

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