Book Reviews

Battle: Understanding Conflict from Hastings to Helmand by Graeme Callister & Rachael Whitbread - here
Misfire: The Sarajevo Assassination and the Winding Road to World War 1 by Paul Miller-Melamed - here
The Rorke's Drift Commanders: Gonville Bromhead and John Chard by James W. Bancroft - here.
D-Day, Arnhem and The Rhine: A Glider Pilot's Memoir by Robert F Ashby, edited by Jonathan Walker - here.
A War of Empires: Japan, India, Burma & Britain 1941-45 by Robert Lyman - Here
Studentenfriedhof to Soldatenfriedhof: A History of Langemark German Cemetery and Self-Guided Tour - Here
The Decline of Empire in South Asia: How Britain and Russia lost their grip over India, Persia and Afghanistan - Here.
Nuclear Folloy: A New History of the Cuban Missile Crisis by Serhii Ploky - Here
Scimitar into Stanley by Roger Field - Here
Years of Endurance: Life Aboard The Battlecruiser Tiger 1914-16 by John R Muir - Here
Winston Churchill and the Art of Leadership by William Nester - Here
Vyborg 1944: The Last Soviet-Finnish Campaign on the Eastern Front by Bair Irincheev - Here
Victory on the Western Front by Michael Senior - Here
Tiger Battalion 507 edited by Helmut Schneider - Here
The Tiger from PoznaƄ by Richard Siegert - Here
The Terror Raids of 1942: The Baedeker Blitz by Jan Gore - Here
The Last German Victory: Operation Market Garden 1944 by Aaron Bates - Here
The Katyn Massacre 1940: History of a Crime by Thomas Urban - Here
The Charge of the Heavy Brigade: Scarlett's 300 in the Crimea by M J Trow - Here
A Visitor’s Guide: The Battles of Arras – South by Jon Cooksey and Jerry Murland - Here
The Battle of The Peaks and Long Stop Hill: Tunisia, April-May 1943 by Ian Mitchell - Here
The Anglo-Soviet Alliance: Comrades and Allies During WW2 by Colin Turbett - Here
Tank Attack At Monte Cassino: The Cavendish Road Operation 1944 by Jeffrey Plowman - Here
Stalingrad: City on Fire by Alexey V. Isaev - Here
Stalin's War on Japan: The Red Army's Manchurian Strategic Offensive Operation 1945 by Charles Stephenson - Here
Stalin's Armour 1941-1945: Soviet Tanks at War by Anthony Tucker-Jones - Here
Soldiering On: British Tommies after the First World War by Adam Powell - Here
Screams of the Drowning: From the Eastern Front to the Sinking of the Gustloff by Klaus Willmann - Here
Rorke's Drift and Isandlwana, 22nd January 1879: Minute by Minute by Chris Peers - Here
Pathfinder Pilot: The Wartime Memoirs of Wing Commander R. A. Wellington - Here
Orkney & Scapa Flow at War 1939 – 45 - Your Towns and Cities in World War Two - by Craig Armstrong - Here
Marching from Defeat: Surviving the Collapse of the German Army in the Soviet Union 1944 by Claus Neuber -Here
James of St George and the Castles of the Welsh Wars by Malcolm Hislop - Here
In The Hell of the Eastern Front: The fate of a young soldier during the fighting in Russia in WW2 by Arno Sauer - Here
Images of War - The Destruction of 6th Army at Stalingrad by Ian Baxter - Here
Images of War - The Battles for Warsaw 1939-1945 by Anthony Tucker-Jones - Here
How the RAF & USAAF Beat The Luftwaffe by Ken Delve - Here
Hitler's Wolfsschanze: The Wolf's Lair Headquarters on the Eastern Front (An Illustrated Guide) by John Grehan - Here
Hitler’s Lost State: The Fall of Prussia and the Wilhelm Gustloff Tragedy by Tim Heath & Michela Cocolin - Here
Hitler's Fortresses in the East: The Sieges of Ternopol, Kovel, Poznan and Breslau 1944-45 by Alexey Isaev - Here
Halbe 1945: Eyewitness Accounts from Hell's Cauldron edited by Eberhard Baumgart - Here
Ending The Siege of Leningrad: German and Spanish Artillery at the Battle of Krasny Bor by Carlos Caballero Jurado - Here
Eight Days in May: How Germany's War Ended by Volker Ullrich - Here
Coastal Defences of the British Empire in the Revolutionary and Napoleonic Eras by Daniel McConnell - Here
China Station: The British Military in the Middle Kingdom 1839-1997 by Mark Felton - Here
Badges of the Regular Infantry 1914-18 by David Bilton - Here
At British Headquarters During the Great War by John Charteris - Here
Asia in Flanders Fields: Indians and Chinese on the Western Front 1914-20 by Dominiek Dendooven - Here
Albert Speer: Escaping the Gallows by Adrian Greaves - Here
A Judge in Auschwitz: Konrad Morgen's Crusade Against SS Corruption & 'Illegal' Murder by Kevin Prengner - Here
Admiral Albert Hastings Markham: A Victorian Tale of Triumph, Tragedy and Exploration by Frank Jastrzembski - Here
Hitler's Spanish Division by Pablo Sagarra, Oscar Gonzalez and Lucas Molina - Here
Stalingrad: City on Fire by Alexey V. Isaev - Here
Myths and Legends of the Eastern Front: Reassessing the Great Patriotic War by Boris Sokolov - Here
In Haig's Shadow: The Letters of Major-General Hugo De Pree and Field Marshall Sir Douglas Haig edited by Gary Sheffield - Here
The Dictionary of Tommies' Songs and Slang 1914-1918 by John Brophy and Eric Partridge - Here
Britain's Island Fortresses: Defence of the Empire 1756-1956 by Bill Clements - Here
The Learning Process: The BEF's Art of War on the Western Front, 1914-1918 by Andrew Rawson - Here
Leadership in War: From Churchill to Lincoln by Correlli Barnett - Here
Britain's Last Invasion: The Battle of Fishguard 1797 by Phil Carradice - Here
The Falklands War: There and Back Again by Mike Norman and Michael Jones - Here
Hero on the Western Front: Discovering Alvin York's Battlefield by Michael Kelly - Here
Disaster Before D-Day: Unravelling the Tragedy at Slapton Sands by Stephen Wynn - Here
Lake Ilmen: The Wehrmacht Front to the Red Army by Oscar Gonzalez and Pablo Sagarra - Here
Images of War: Monte Cassino - Armoured Forces in the Battle for the Gustav Line - Here
Panzers on the Vistula: Retreat & Rout in East Prussia by Hans Schaufler - Here
Legacies of the First World War from Historic England - Here
Monte Cassino: Opening the Road to Rome by Richard Doherty - Here
Decisive Victory: The Battle of the Sambre, 4th November 1918 by Derek Clayton - Here
A Long, Long Trail A-Winding: Centenary Perspectives on the Great War edited by Andrew Cormack - Here
Memories of an Interpreter: From Moscow to Hitler's Bunker by Yelena Rzhevskaya - Here
Nieuwpoort Sector 1917: The Battle for the Dunes by Kristof Jacobs - Here
Decisive Battles in Chinese History by Morgan Deane - Here
Rendezvous with Death: Artist & Writers in the Thick of It 1914-1918 by Tony Geraghty - Here
War of the White Death: Finland against the Soviet Union 1939-40 by Bair Irincheev - Here
Bullets, Bombs & Poison Gas: Supplying the troops on the Western Front 1914-18 by David Rogers - Here
The Crimean War: Then & Now by David R. Jones - Here
The British on the Belgian Coast: The North Sea as Front Line during the Great War by Luc Vanacker - Here
Valentine Baker's Heroic Stand: Tashkessen 1877 by Frank Jastrzembski - Here
Dawn of Victory - Thank You China - Star Shell Reflections 1918-1919: The illustrated diaries of Jim Maultsaid - Here
Best Love To All: The Letters and Diaries of Captain Rigby-Jones, MC and Bar - Here
Fighting the Somme: German Challenges, Dilemmas and Solutions by Jack Sheldon - Here
Send More Shrouds by Jan Gore - Here
The Siege of Tsingtau by Charles Stephenson - Here
The Confederacy at Flood Tide by Philip Leigh - Here
Images of War: The Crushing of Army Group North 1944-45 on the Eastern Front - Here
Victory on the Western Front: The development of the BEF 1914-1918 by Michael Senior - Here
Betrayed Ally: China in the Great War by Frances Wood and Christopher Alexander - Here
Cambridgeshire Kitcheners: A History of the 11th (Service) Battalion (Cambs) Suffolk Regiment by Joanna Costin - Here