ISBN 10 : 9781781515150
ISBN 13 : 1781515158
The 18th (Eastern) Division was formed in mid-September 1914, part of Kitchener’s Second New Army. It was lucky in its first GOC, Ivor Maxse, who had been brought home from comma..
ISBN 10 : 9781135196776
ISBN 13 : 113519677X
This collection points out the very real and substantial evolution of tactics that went on in response to new warfare and how this had a real effect on the positive performance of ..
ISBN 10 : 9781784622787
ISBN 13 : 1784622788
The British officer class in 1914 benefited from the discipline instilled by public schools. Thomas Morland was one such officer. Born in Canada, he was orphaned at the age of five..
ISBN 10 : 9781781508336
ISBN 13 : 178150833X
The 'Die-Hards' is the nickname of the Middlesex Regiment, earned at the battle of Albuera in the Peninsular War in May 1811. The Regiment was one of five that had four regular bat..
ISBN 10 : 9781439645697
ISBN 13 : 1439645698
San Antonio, Texas, has been called “Military City USA” for many years. It earned this sobriquet not only by virtue of its major military installations but also because of its ..
ISBN 10 : 9781784628895
ISBN 13 : 1784628891
On the 100th anniversary of the start of the First World War, this is a story that so far has never been told.....