Trial by Friendship. Anglo-American Relations 1917-1918. David R. Woodward.

Trial by Friendship. Anglo-American Relations…

1993 University Press of Kentucky  [This review first appeared in Stand To! No.43 April 1995. Members of The Western Fr…

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The Story of the Unknown Warrior by Michael Gavaghan

The Story of the Unknown Warrior by Michael G…

M & L Publications, c/o Livesey-Scott Solicitors, Derby House, Fulwood, Preston, Lancs. PR2 8JF, 1995. Hardback, 88p…

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‘Wisht Lads: Washington in the Great War by Peter Welsh

‘Wisht Lads: Washington in the Great War by P…

Pen & Sword, 2014,  £12.99, 172pp ISBN: 9–781–783–463–855 [This review by Peter Hart first appears in Issue 103 of…

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Wounded: The Long Journey Home From The Great War by Emily Mayhew

Wounded: The Long Journey Home From The Great…

The Great War is endlessly fascinating. One of the principle reasons for this is that the conflict was one of the first …

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The Tanks at Flers : An Account of the First Use of the Tanks in War at the Battle of Flers-Courcelette, the Somme, 15th September 1916 by Trevor Pidgeon

The Tanks at Flers : An Account of the First …

Fairmile Books 1995.  Hardback 2 volumes vol 1 contains 257pp with 106b/w and 40 colour illus vol 2 contains 12 trenc…

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Archduke Ferdinand and the Era of Assassination by Lisa Traynor

Archduke Ferdinand and the Era of Assassinati…

Royal Armouries Talking Points (2018) £14.99, 71pp, 39 ills, notes and refs, bibliog, index.  ISBN: 978–094–809–288–6 …

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All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria Remarque

All Quiet on the Western Front by Erich Maria…

'This book is to be neither an accusation nor a confession, and least of all an adventure, for death is not an adventure…

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The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman

The Guns of August by Barbara Tuchman

‘Never judge a book by its cover’ or so the old adage goes. However, the cover of my edition of Barbara Tuchman’s The Gu…

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War Underground by Alexander Barrie

War Underground by Alexander Barrie

Available in various hardback editions (first edition 1962), paperback 2004.  War Underground by Alexander Barrie is a …

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Mr Standfast by John Buchan

Mr Standfast by John Buchan

Whilst John Buchan was not a combatant in the Great War, he was a significant figure in the nascent business of propagan…

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Lutyens and the Great War by Gerald Gliddon & Tim Skelton

Lutyens and the Great War by Gerald Gliddon &…

Frances Lincoln Ltd Publishers, 2008, £30, 224pp, illus, index. ISBN 978-0-7112-2678-8  This coffee-table size book, pu…

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1918: A Very British Victory by Peter Hart

1918: A Very British Victory by Peter Hart

Weidenfeld & Nicholson, £20, 552pp 15 maps, 30 ills, notes, index. ISBN 978 0 297 84652 9  As a recent thread on th…

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