Reviews

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…

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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….




Review of “Fighting the Somme”

Fighting the Somme: German challenges, dilemmas and solutions by Jack Sheldon published by Pen & Sword Military, 2017 ISBN 978 1 47388 199 0 Hardback. 205 pages (including chapter end notes) plus appendix, bibliography and…


Review of “A taste of success”

A taste of success: the First Battle of the Scarpe: the opening phase of the Battle of Arras, 9-14 April 1917 by Jim Smithson published by Helion & Company, 2017 ISBN 978 1 911096 40…