Reviews


Review of “Captured Germans”

Captured Germans: British POW camps in the First World War by the late Norman Nicol published by Pen & Sword Military, 2017 ISBN (hardback) 978 1 78346 348 0 Hardback, 360 pages, illustrated, no index…


Review of “Understanding the Ypres Salient”

Understanding the Ypres Salient: an illuminating battlefield guide by Thomas Scotland and Steven Heys Published by Helion & Company, 2017 ISBN 978 1 911512 50 9 Paperback. 282 pages plus appendix, bibliography and index. Illustrated….


Review of “An Army of Brigadiers”

An Army of Brigadiers: British brigade commanders at the Battle of Arras 1917 by Trevor Harvey Published by Helion & Company, 2017 ISBN (hardback) 978 1 911512 00 4 Hardback 332 pages plus appendices (list…


Review of “Britain’s quest for oil”

Britain’s quest for oil: the First World War and the Peace Conferences by Martin Gibson published by Helion & Company, 2017 in the Wolverhampton Military Studies series ISBN (hardback) 978 1 911512 07 3 Hardback….



Review of “The Reconographers”

The Reconographers: intelligence and reconnaissance in British tank operations on the Western Front 1916-1918 by Colin Hardy published by Helion & Company, 2017 ISBN 978 1 911036 34 4 Hardback 162 pages plus appendices, bibliography,…


Review of “Zero Hour Z Day”

Zero Hour Z Day – XIII Corps operations between Maricourt and Mametz written and published by Jonathan Porter ISBN 978 0 9956911 0 0 (Hardback) 978 0 9956911 1 7 (Softback) 492 pages plus appendices….