Britain on the Brink – The Cold War’s Most Dangerous Weekend, 27-28 October 1962

At the time of the Cuban Missile Crisis, Britain was America’s first-line defence, a vulnerable, but unsinkable ‘aircraft carrier’ on which the United … [Read more...]





The Grand Fleet – Warship Design and Development 1906-1922

The launch of HMS Dreadnought in 1906 ushered in one of the most rapid periods of warship development in history; and only ten years after this … [Read more...]