Operation Barbarossa and the Eastern Front 1941

Operation Barbarossa and the Easternt Front 1941 is a highly illustrated record of the German Invasion of the Soviet Union, which began on 22 June … [Read more...]





SS Great Britain

The SS Great Britain, designed by Isambard Brunel, was the first ocean-going vessel to be screw-driven and built entirely of iron. When she was … [Read more...]





Major and Mrs Holt’s Concise Illustrated Battlefield Guide – The Western Front-South

Major and Mrs Holt's Concise Illustrated Battlefield Guide - The Western Front-South contains many fascinating but little-visited areas by travellers … [Read more...]





Clydebank Battlecruisers – Forgotten Photographs from John Brown’s Shipyard

Between 1906 and 1920 the Clydebank shipyard of John Brown & Sons built five battlecruisers, each one bigger than the last, culminating in the … [Read more...]





HMS Victory – First-Rate 1765

HMS Victory is probably the best-known historic ship in the world. A symbol of the Royal Navy’s achievements during the great age of sail, she is … [Read more...]





The History of RAF Aerobatic Teams from 1920 – Smoke On…Go!

The Royal Air Force has long recognised the value of display flying for pilot training, prestige and recruiting purposes, and the standard of its … [Read more...]