Slaughter on the Somme 1st July 1916

Slaughter on the Somme 1st July 1916

Slaughter on the Somme 1st July 1916 The Complete War Diaries of the British Army's Worst Day  Martin Mace & John …

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Letters From A Lost Generation

Letters From A Lost Generation

ISBN: 0-316-64664-4  Hardback 427 pp  £18.99 Published by Little, Brown.  In these days of emails and texts, letters ar…

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My Boy Jack by Tonie and Valmai Holt

My Boy Jack by Tonie and Valmai Holt

A novel, if good, you may read cover to cover never putting it down; when you do put it down you are unlikely to read it…

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Songs of the Great War

Songs of the Great War

Songs of the Great War    Patricia Hammond is a classically trained mezzo soprano who has a fascination…

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The Great War by Field Marshal von Hindenburg

The Great War by Field Marshal von Hindenburg…

Author: Field Marshal von Hindenburg, Edited by Charles Messenger. Publisher: Frontline Books 2013,  236 pages plus f…

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Major & Mrs Holt's Definitive Battlefield Guide: Somme 100th Anniversary

Major & Mrs Holt's Definitive Battlefield Gui…

Major and Mrs Holt’s Definitive Battlefield Guide Tonie and Valmai Holt Seventh GPS Edition Somme 100th Anniversary P…

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The Somme and Beyond: The BEF on the Western Front 1916-1918

The Somme and Beyond: The BEF on the Western …

The British Army’s Experience on the Western Front 1916-1918 Written by Peter Simkins ISBN 978 1 78159 312 7 254pp. M…

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Swansea Pals: A History of the 14th (Service) Battalion The Welsh Regiment in the Great War

Swansea Pals: A History of the 14th (Service)…

First reviewed by David Filsell for Stand To! 74 September 2005 The Swansea Pals is the history of a Service Battalion …

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Understanding the Ypres Salient. An Illuminating Battlefield Guide

Understanding the Ypres Salient. An Illuminat…

Reviewed by Stephen Broomfield. On receiving this book my first thought was ‘Oh – yet another guide to the Ypres Salien…

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Lieutenant Martin’s Letters:  F.W.S. Martin, M.M., an Anzac in the Great War

Lieutenant Martin’s Letters:  F.W.S. Martin, …

Reviewed by R. Buckley, B.A., Ph. D. Cantab. Lieutenant Fred Martin, M.M., the author’s uncle, was born in Queensland i…

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Nobody of any importance: a Foot Soldier’s Memoir of World War I

Nobody of any importance: a Foot Soldier’s Me…

Reviewed by Michael Lucas. Nobody of any Importance is a lengthy and detailed account, written from memory, in the 1970…

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A Soldier of the 6th Division, incorporating Recollections of the Machine Gun Corps & Following My Father’s Footsteps

A Soldier of the 6th Division, incorporating …

Reviewed by Michael Lucas. A Soldier of the 6th Division includes an account, written from memory in 1976, by Thomas Br…

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