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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Above the Trenches - Supplement

Above the Trenches - Supplement

Book review by Gary Sheffield. Above the Trenches - A Complete Record of the Fighter Aces and Units of the British Empi…

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The Imperial War Museum Book of the Somme

The Imperial War Museum Book of the Somme

Book Review by Bob Butcher. It was with a certain feeling of 'We've been here before' that I opened this book, afterall…

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Kitchener's Army: The Raising of the New Armies 1914-1916

Kitchener's Army: The Raising of the New Armi…

Book review by Gary Sheffield.  Peter Simkins will be well known to many readers of Stand To! As the Historian at the I…

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British Bunglers and Butchers of World War One

British Bunglers and Butchers of World War On…

Book review by Gary Sheffield. I should at once declare an interest. In July 1996 the BBC screened a Timewatch document…

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Passchendaele - The Untold Story

Passchendaele - The Untold Story

Book review by Gary Sheffield. With the publication in 1992 of Command on the Western Front, Robin Prior and Trevor Wil…

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