Noble Sacrifice

Brave Lives: The Members and Staff of The Travellers Club Who Fell in The Great War. £20.00, Pen & Sword Military, 162pp, hardback, illustrations, notes and index, ISBN 978 1 47389 584 3 In this period of the centenary of The Great War, many books have been published to commemorate the sacrifice of those who…

3rd Ypres Re-visited

ANDREW RAWSON The Passchendaele Campaign 1917. £25.00, Pen & Sword Books Ltd, 239pp, hardback, ills throughout, index, ISBN 978 152670 400 9   The publication of Andrew Rawson’s comprehensive account of the 3rd Battle of Ypres of 1917 not only fits in well with much of the literature published to commemorate the centenary of the…

No Longer A Side-Show

STUART HADAWAY Tracing your Great War Ancestors: The Egypt and Palestine Campaigns, A Guide for Family Historians. £14.99, Pen & Sword Books Ltd, 163pp, paperback, ills throughout, appendices, ISBN 978 147389 725 0   The publication of Stuart Hadaway’s addition to the Pen & Sword family history series covering the campaigns in Egypt and Palestine…

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