Reviews

Review of “Keep the old flag flying”

Keep the old flag flying The World War 1 memoir of Kenneth Basil Foyster, Canadian soldier, prisoner and internee By Mike Richardson Published by Spiderwize in 2018 Paperback ISBN 978 1 91269439 6 also available…

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The Gallipoli evacuation

Review of “The Gallipoli evacuation”

The Gallipoli evacuation By Peter Hart Published in Australia and UK by Living History ISBN 978 0 6489 2260 5 Paperback. 275 pages plus 35 pages of acknowledgements, bibliography, endnotes and index. You don’t need…


Review of “Long before daybreak”

Long before daybreak The rediscovered WW1 memoir of an art student’s survival in the trenches by Albert Clayton edited by Micah Duckworth published  independently by M J Duckworth paperback, 218 pages, illustrated, no index In…




Review of “The landing in the dawn”

The landing in the dawn: dissecting a legend – The landing at Anzac, Gallipoli, 25 April 1915 by James Hurst published by Helion & Company in 2018 hardback ISBN 978 1 911512 46 2 total…


Review of “Following in the footsteps of heroes”

Following in the footsteps of heroes: a WW1 guidebook to Ypres and the Somme by Tom Strickland published by Sabrestorm, 2020 paperback ISBN 978 1 781 220184 157 pages plus index, illustrated, GPS location references…


Review of “With valour and distinction”

With valour and distinction: the actions of the 2nd Battalion Leicestershire Regiment 1914-1918 by Nigel Atter published by Helion & Company in 2019 paperback ISBN 978 1 912866 24 3 total pages 254: main body…