Reviews

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…

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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…


Review of Richard van Emden’s “Missing”

Missing: the need for closure after the Great War by Richard van Emden published by Pen & Sword Military in 2019 hardback ISBN 978 1 52676 096 8 pages 272 plus sources and acknowledgements, indexed,…




Review of “A vital endeavour”

A vital endeavour: military engineering in the Gallipoli campaign by (Dr) John Dixon published by Helion & Company, 2019 review copy paperback ISBN 978 1 911628 89 7 438 pages plus bibliography and index No…