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By Hastings, Max, author
Book. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2013
In 'Catastrophe', Max Hastings answers how World War I could ever have begun. Ranging across Europe, from Paris to St. Petersburg, from kings to corporals...

By Render, David, author
Book. English.
Published London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2016
In 1944 the average life expectancy of a newly commissioned tank troop officer on the frontline in Normandy was estimated as being less than two weeks...

By Trimble, Lee, author
Book. English.
Published London: Icon, 2015
As the Red Army advanced across Poland in 1945, thousands of freed Allied POWs - viewed by the Soviets as cowards or potential spies - were abandoned...

By Hastings, Max, author
Book. English.
Published London: William Collins, 2016
Examining the espionage and intelligence stories of World War II, on a global basis, bringing together the British, American, German, Russian and Japanese...

By Bartlett, W. B., author
Book. English.
Published Stroud, Gloucestershire: Amberley, 2013
The story of the Dambusters has gone down as one of the most famous air-strikes in history. Yet behind the story of courage and determination lies another...

By Kristensen, Lise, 1934-
Book. English.
Published London: Macmillan, 2012
Through 10-year-old eyes, Lise tells of her family's 2-year imprisonment in POW camps and the brutal treatment received at the hands of their Japanese...

By Bullock, Christopher
Book. English.
Published London: Third Millennium, 2010
In this account, the story of the Brigade of Gurkhas is covered from the early 19th century to the present day. It includes the tense moments when the...

By Snow, Peter, 1938- author
Book. English.
Published London: John Murray, 2017
'War Stories' is a fascinating account of ordinary men and women swept up in the turbulence of war. These are the stories - many untold until now - of...

By Nijboer, Donald, 1959- author
Book. English.
Published Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2017
By the time the Americans began their aerial bombardment of Japan in 1944, both the JAAF and IJNAF were spent forces. What the Japanese did have though...

By Lewis, Damien, author
Book. English.
Published London: Quercus, 2017
This is the explosive true story of the day in 1942 when the SAS donned Nazi uniforms to perpetrate the most audacious and daring mission of the war....
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