Animal War Heroes (1933) by Peter Shaw Baker

Animal War Heroes (1933) by Peter Shaw Baker

Though published nearly 90 years ago, Animal War Heroes is as much a delight to read today as I’m sure it was in the 193…

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Black Poppies by Stephen Bourne

Black Poppies by Stephen Bourne

The History Press (2019) Second Edition 256 pages ISBN-10 ‏ : ‎ 0750990821 ISBN-13 ‏ : ‎ 978-0750990820 If you are i…

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Britain's Railways in the First World War by Michael Foley

Britain's Railways in the First World War by …

Publisher ‏ : ‎ Pen & Sword Transport (2 July 2021) Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 280 pages, Appendices, glossary, index, photogr…

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The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919

The Spanish Influenza Pandemic of 1918-1919

Edited by  David Killingray and Howard Phillips Routledge (2003)  390 pages ISBN 9780415510790 There is so much to l…

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Dance of the Furies: Europe and the Outbreak of War, 1914 - Michael S. Neiberg

Dance of the Furies: Europe and the Outbreak …

336 pages Belknap Press Publication Date: 10/14/2013 ISBN 9780674725935 ‘Dance of the Furies’ by Michael S Neiberg…

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Sagittarius Rising by Cecil Lewis

Sagittarius Rising by Cecil Lewis

Published by Published by Peter Davies Ltd. First Edition June 1936 Sagittarius Rising covers Cecil Lewis’s life as a …

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War Books by David Filsell 2005

War Books by David Filsell 2005

War Books: A reflection on some contemporary views by David J. Filsell, for Stand To! No.74 September 2005 'Frightened …

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Empires at War 1911 - 1923 Edited by Robert Gerwarth & Erez Manela

Empires at War 1911 - 1923 Edited by Robert G…

OU Press 17 August 2015 pp.243 ISBN 9780198734932 Usually when I sit down to read about the First World War I reach f…

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The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914 by Christopher Clark

The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1…

Penguin London 2013 pp.736 ill ISBN 9780141027821 Clark is an Australian historian and the Regius Professor of hist…

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Riding the Retreat: Mons to Marne 1914 Revisited by Richard Holmes

Riding the Retreat: Mons to Marne 1914 Revisi…

Jonathan Cape, 1995.  Hardback, 280 pages   £20.  ISBN 0224037625 [This review first appeared in the 1996 edition of…

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Animals in the Great War

Animals in the Great War

Pages: 117Illustrations: 32ISBN: 9781473838048Published by Pen & Sword: 17th June 2019 There is room for a book on …

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Great Sacrifice. The Old Boys of Barnsley Holgate Grammar School in the First World War by Jane Ainsworth

Great Sacrifice. The Old Boys of Barnsley Hol…

720 pages Helion & Company (2016) ‘A memorial book like no other.’ ‘Great Sacrifice. The Old Boys of Barnsley Hol…

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