Norwich Blitz

Norwich, in common with most English cities, suffered enemy air attack and during a period of almost three and a half years bombs were dropped in … [Read more...]





The Last Prussian – A Biography of Field Marshal Gerd von Rundstedt

Field Marshal Gerd von Rundstedt (1875-1953) was one of the foremost German commanders of the Second World War. After service on both the Western … [Read more...]





Bowmen of England

From the 12th to 15th centuries the longbow was the weapon that changed European history more than any other. In the skilled hands of English and … [Read more...]





In Search of the Real Dad’s Army – The Home Guard and the Defence of the United Kingdom 1940-1944

What was the Home Guard? Who were the men and women who served in it? And what can be said of their real role and significance once the popular myths … [Read more...]





Luck of the Devil – Flying Swordfish in WWII

Robert le Page flew with the Fleet Air Arm from 1940 to 1945, mostly in 816 Squadron flying carrier-based Fairey Swordfish. He saw action … [Read more...]





Hull’s Fishing Heritage

'Hull's Fishing Heritage' is a unique nostalgic account, brought to you by Wharncliffe Books. Focusing upon three decades of research, the fishing … [Read more...]