The Memoirs of Field Marshal Montgomery

First published in 1958 Montgomerys memoirs cover the full span of his career first as a regimental officer in the Royal Warwickshire Regiment and … [Read more...]





The German 88 – The Most Famous Gun of the Second World War

The German 88 mm guns became the most famous and feared artillery pieces of the Second World War. They appeared in a whole series of forms ranging … [Read more...]





Trench Art – Second Edition

Engraved shell-cases, bullet-crucifixes, letter openers and cigarette lighters made of shrapnel and cartridges, miniature aeroplanes and tanks, … [Read more...]





Valour in the Trenches – ‘Bombo’ Pollard VC MC* DCM HAC in The Great War

Alfred Pollard joined the Honourable Artillery Company at Armoury House in the City of London in 1914 aged 21. The HAC is a unique Territorial unit … [Read more...]





Horsemen in No Man’s Land – British Cavalry and Trench Warfare 1914-1918

Of what use were the British cavalry during the years of trench warfare on the Western Front? On a static battlefield dominated by the weapons of … [Read more...]





Blood and Iron – Letters from the Western Front

Until now Hugh Butterworth was just one of the millions of lost soldiers of the Great War, and the extraordinary letters he sent home from the Western … [Read more...]





Great War Lives – A Guide for Family Historians

The Great War was a key event of the twentieth century and it is one of the most popular and rewarding areas for historical research - and for family … [Read more...]





The German Army at Ypres 1914

This book will be the first complete account of the operations of the German army in the battles north of Lille in the late autumn of 1914. The … [Read more...]





Lady Under Fire on the Western Front – The Great War Letters of Lady Dorothie Feilding MM

When Britain went to war in 1914 many people from all backgrounds rallied to the cause, determined to join the colours or be useful in some other … [Read more...]





German Soldiers in the Great War – Letter and Eye Witness Accounts

This vivid selection of first-hand accounts and other wartime documents sheds new light on the experiences of German frontline soldiers during the … [Read more...]