Reviews

Review of “Mud, blood and determination”

Mud, blood and determination The history of the 46th (North Midland) Division in the Great War by Simon Peaple published by Helion Books 2015 Number 8 in the Wolverhampton Military Studies series Hardback. 215pp including…


Review of “Suvla 15”

Suvla 15 by Wayne Osborne Published 2015 by Salient Books, Beeston, Nottingham ISBN 978-0-9574459-5-6 Paperback, 195pp including appendices, bibliography, index In the deluge of books on the Great War that are being published during these…


Review of “Enemy on the Euphrates”

  This review was originally published on this website on 5 May 2014. Enemy on the Euphrates The British occupation of Iraq and the great Arab revolt 1914-1921 by Ian Rutledge published by Saqi Books,…




Review of “Padre, prisoner and pen-pusher”

Padre, prisoner and pen-pusher The World War One experiences of Reverend Benjamin O’Rorke By Peter Howson Published by Helion & Company, Solihull, 2015 ISBN 978 1 910294 70 3 Hardback 163pp including bibliography, no index,…



Review of two new titles on the Aisne battlefields

The Nivelle offensive and the Battle of the Aisne 1917 A battlefield guide to the Chemin des Dames by Andrew Uffindell published by Pen & Sword Military in 2015 paperback ISBN 978-1-78303-034-7 pages 197 including…



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Haig’s Medical Officer

Haig’s Medical Officer The papers of Colonel Eugene ‘Micky’ Ryan CMG DSO RAMC by Eugene P Ryan published by Pen & Sword Military, October 2013 ISBN 978 1 78159 316 5 cover price – £19.99…