The First World War, Vol.1. The Call to Arms by Prof. Sir Hew Strachan

The First World War, Vol.1. The Call to Arms …

Oxford University press, 2001, £30. ISBN: 0-19- 820877-4  Faced with outstanding reviews of Hew Stachan's book in the E…

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The Battlefields of the First World War: The Unseen Panoramas of the Western Front by Peter Barton

The Battlefields of the First World War: The …

Constable, 2005, hardback, 376pp, £50. Ills, maps, index, bibliog., 2 CD ROMS, ISBN 1 84119 745 9. Having collaborated …

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Digging the Trenches: The Archaeology of the Western Front.

Digging the Trenches: The Archaeology of the …

Andy Robertshaw, David Kenyon Pen and Sword, £25.00, 207pp ills throughout, notes, index. ISBN 184415671-0. Since I ha…

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The White War: Life and Death on the Italian Front, 1915-1919 by Mark Thompson

The White War: Life and Death on the Italian …

ISBN 10: 0571223346   ISBN 13: 9780571223343 Publisher: Faber & Faber, 2009 This is a well crafted and thoroughly…

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1914-1918 The History of the First World War by David Stevenson

1914-1918 The History of the First World War …

Allen Lane (Penguin Books), 2004, £25, 729pp, index, bibliography. 1914-1918 is the product of the author's success at…

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The Indian Empire at War: From Jihad to Victory – The Untold Story of the Indian Army in the First World War. George Morton-Jack.

The Indian Empire at War: From Jihad to Victo…

Little, Brown, £25.00, 582pp. hb, 27 ills, 7 maps, endnotes (guide to sources), glossary, list of dramatis personae, ind…

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The Indian Corps on the Western Front by Simon Doherty and Tom Donovan

The Indian Corps on the Western Front by Simo…

Richly illustrated throughout, with clear maps and explanatory plans, many contemporary black and white photographs and …

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Matron at War. The story of Katy Beaufoy (1869-1918)

Matron at War. The story of Katy Beaufoy (186…

An extraordinary life revealed through a diary of a nurse at the centre of efforts to save and comfort the sick and seve…

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The Killing of the Iron Twelve by Hedley Malloch

The Killing of the Iron Twelve by Hedley Mall…

This compelling read begins by establishing the context whereby the German Army of occupation in 1914/1915 could execute…

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'Captain Professor - a life in war and peace' by Michael Howard

'Captain Professor - a life in war and peace'…

You will rarely find an autobiography that is this detailed and self-effacing. We learn 2/3rds into ‘Captain Professor -…

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Matania's Vision of the First World War by Lucinda Gosling

Matania's Vision of the First World War by Lu…

Matania's work is magnificent. It does for scenes of the First World War that only a Technicolor Movie could achieve dec…

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'Missing-Died-Survived. The Senior Brothers and The Great War' by Guy Senior

'Missing-Died-Survived. The Senior Brothers a…

‘Missing-Died-Survived’ is a rich, complex, family story told by the the grandson of the brother that survived. In his n…

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