Captain Oates – Soldier & Explorer

'I am just going outside and may be some time.' With these words, on 17 March 1912, Captain Oates walked out to his death in an Antarctic blizzard and … [Read more...]





The Complete George Cross – A Full Chronological Record of all George Cross Holders

The George Cross, the highest civilian decoration, is awarded for ‘acts of the greatest heroism or of the most conspicuous courage in circumstances of … [Read more...]





The Brave Blue Line – 100 Years of Metropolitan Police Gallantry

In their daily battle against a remorseless tide of crime, officers of London’s Metropolitan Police routinely risk their lives protecting the … [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...]





The Real Tenko – Extraordinary True Stories of Women Prisoners of the Japanese

This book details the treatment of Allied service-women, female civilians and local women by the Japanese occupation forces. While a number of … [Read more...]