The German Offensives of 1918 by Martin Kitchen

The German Offensives of 1918 by Martin Kitch…

Tempus Publishing, 2001, £25, 283pp, index, illus. ISBN 0 7524 1799 1 [This review first appear in the April 2002 e…

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Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

Birdsong by Sebastian Faulks

Vintage, 1994. Softback, 407pp., £5.99. ISBN 009938791 3. Works of fiction are not often referred to in Stand To !, …

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Goodbye to All That by Robert Graves

Goodbye to All That by Robert Graves

Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd ISBN: 9780141184593  Perhaps better known as a poet and writer of historical fiction – not…

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Her Privates We by Frederick Manning

Her Privates We by Frederick Manning

Reading through the many hundreds of book reviews in the Stand To! Archive I am always tempted to track down online some…

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The Russian Army and the First World War by Nik Cornish

The Russian Army and the First World War by N…

The role of Russia and its army in the Great War is both poorly understood in the west and relatively poorly documented …

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War, Journalism and the Shaping of the 20th Century: The Life and Times of Henry W Nevinson by Angela V. John.

War, Journalism and the Shaping of the 20th C…

L B Taurus, London & New York. £29.50. 246 pp. 2 appendices. Notes, bibliog. Index. 3 maps, 16 ills. ISBN 1-84511-08…

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Stanley Spencer: Journey to Burghclere by Paul Gough

Stanley Spencer: Journey to Burghclere by Pau…

Sansom & Co., 2006,204 pages with colour and black & white illustrations. Hardback £35 (SBN 1-904537-58-8), soft…

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Command and Control on the Western Front: The British Army's Experience 1914-1918 by Dr Gary Sheffield and Dr Dan Todman

Command and Control on the Western Front: The…

Spellmount, Staplehurst, £20, 223pp, maps, illustrations, notes, references, index. ISBN 1-86227-083-X BECKET (Prof IAN)…

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Victory through Coalition: Britain and France during the First World War  by Elizabeth Greenhalgh

Victory through Coalition: Britain and France…

Victory through Coalition: Britain and France during the First World War, Cambridge, 2005, $75, xvi, 304 pp, index, maps…

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End Game: Britain, Russia and the Final Struggle for Central Europe by Jennifer Siegel

End Game: Britain, Russia and the Final Strug…

I B Taurus & Co Ltd, London & New York, 2002, 273pp, bibliography, index, ISBN 1 85043 371 2.  India's dominant…

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The War Underground. The Tunnellers of the Great War by Alexander Barrie

The War Underground. The Tunnellers of the Gr…

Spellmount Ltd, Staplehurst, £14.99, soft back, 272pp, 22ills, 5maps, bibliography, ISBN 1 86227 081 3.  Amongst other …

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Mud, Blood and Poppycock by Gordon Corrigan

Mud, Blood and Poppycock by Gordon Corrigan

Cassell, 2003, £18.99, 431pp, 24 plates, 9 maps, 7 ills., bibliography, index, ISBN 0 304 35955 6.  Gordon Corrigan's b…

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