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'British Spies behind German Lines' a talk given by Phil Tomaselli

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Phil Tomaselli will talk about the extensive network of spies that provided the BEF with detailed information on German troop movements and aerodromes, the man who supplied detailed information on the German Fleet, sabotage in Romania and secret work in neutral countries. Entry is for members and non members with a donation payable at the door of £…


056: September 1999

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The Russian Front by Phil Tomaselli

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Covering how events on the Russian Front intimately strategy in the West. in 1914 the early Russian advance into East Prussia pulled crucial German units out of Belgium. in 1915 they fought a retreat across Poland and their 1916 offensive helped save Belgium. The 1917 revolution freed German troops for their 1918 offensives in France but thousands …


Givenchy in the Great War – a Village on the Front Line

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Reviewed Stephen Broomfield. I am sure many reading this review will have visited Givenchy - lying as it does in a central part of the British line and close to the scenes of major engagements. Givenchy in the Great War is possibly the first study of a single geographic location during the war. The author’s focus is the village - mentioning othe…