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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Lost in France. The Remarkable Life and Death of Leigh Roose Football's First Superstar

Lost in France. The Remarkable Life and Death…

Not that familiar or even keen on football I was nonetheless drawn into the intricacies of the game and the intimate lif…

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The Gallipoli Oak by Martin Purdy and Ian Dawson

The Gallipoli Oak by Martin Purdy and Ian Daw…

Paperback: 174 pages Publisher: Moonraker Publishing; 1st edition (2013) ISBN-10: 0955447216 ISBN-13: 978-0955447211 …

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The Indian Corps in France. Lt Col J.W .B.Merewether & Sir F. Smith

The Indian Corps in France. Lt Col J.W .B.Mer…

The Indian Corps in France. Lt Col J.W .B.Merewether & Sir F. Smith: Reprint of 2nd edition, 1918, Naval & Milit…

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The Sons of John Company: The Indian & Pakistan Armies by John Gaylor

The Sons of John Company: The Indian & Pakist…

1903-1991 Parapress. 1996. Hardback, 379 pp., £19.99. ISBN 1898594 414.  [This review first appeared in Stand To! no.51…

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For King and Another Country: Indian Soldiers on the Western Front 1914-1918 by Shrabani Basu

For King and Another Country: Indian Soldiers…

Bloomsbury India, £25.00, 224pp. 41 ills, notes and refs, bibliog, index. ISBN: 978-83-84052-91-1  Shrabani Basu’s work…

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