Walter Tull, 1888-1918 Officer, Footballer by Phil Vasili

Walter Tull, 1888-1918 Officer, Footballer by…

Paperback 256 Pages Published: 11/11/2009 Publisher: Raw Press  ISBN: 9780956395405  I'n diving this review of 'Walt…

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With a Machine Gun to Cambrai by George Coppard

With a Machine Gun to Cambrai by George Coppa…

188pp., paperback. £3.95.  Macmillan/Papermac. [This 'review' first appeared in Stand To! No.17 Summer 1986] Original…

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The Blue Beast: Power and Passion in the Great War by Jonathan Walker

The Blue Beast: Power and Passion in the Grea…

The History Press, Gloucs, 2013, £18.99, 224pp, 67 ills, notes, bibliog., index. ISBN: 9‒780‒752‒465‒97‒5 [This revie…

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The Zimmermann Telegram : Intelligence, Diplomacy and America’s Entry into World War I by Thomas Boghardt

The Zimmermann Telegram : Intelligence, Diplo…

US Naval Institute Press, 2012, $36.95, xii pages, 319pp, illustrations, bibliography, index. ISBN: 9‒781‒612‒511‒48‒1…

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Jackie Was a Hero by Lawrence Harris

Jackie Was a Hero by Lawrence Harris

1996  Paperback, 147 pp. £6.99 incl. postage from The Cartoon Cave P.O.Box 9138 London W3 7WQ. ISBN 0 9526834 0 7 …

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Men who Played the Game – Sportsmen who Gave their Life in the Great War by Mike Reese

Men who Played the Game – Sportsmen who Gave …

Seren Books, £17.99 268pp, 18 ills. ISBN: 978–178–172–286–2 [This review first appeared in Stand To! 109 June 2017 (S…

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From the Western Front to Salonika: A French Soldier Writes Home by Catherine Labaume-Howards (ed)

From the Western Front to Salonika: A French …

Helion & Co., £19.95 (£19.75 direct from publisher),  soft back, 182pp, ills in page throughout, 6 appendices, indi…

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Unquiet Souls: The Indian Summer of the British Aristocracy 1880-1918 by Angela Lambert

Unquiet Souls: The Indian Summer of the Briti…

Macmillan, £14.95 [This short review first appeared in Stand To!  No.12 Winter 1984] Required reading for all those wh…

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Directing the Tunnellers’ War: The Tunnelling Memoirs of Captain H R Dixon MC RE by Phillip Robinson and Nigel Cave (Eds)

Directing the Tunnellers’ War: The Tunnelling…

Pen & Sword, £19.99 HB, 207pp, Ills, maps & diagrams throughout, references and further reading, appendices a…

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Kitchener’s Army by Peter Simkins

Kitchener’s Army by Peter Simkins

359 pp. Casebound. £37.50.  Manchester University Press 1988 19 Photos  ISBN 0 7190 2637 7 [This review by Gary S…

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Kitchener's Mob: The New Army to the Somme by Peter Doyle and Chris Foster

Kitchener's Mob: The New Army to the Somme by…

The History Press, 2016, £25.00  224pp, colour and monochrome ills throughout, bibliog., notes and refs. ISBN: 9–780–…

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Race, War and Nationalism by Glenford Howe

Race, War and Nationalism by Glenford Howe

Glenford Howe has produced an important, well researched and thoughtful analysis on the black West Indian population of …

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