The ‘absurd epic’ of Dunkirk – told here through fresh interviews with veterans, plus unseen letters and archival material – is the story of how an old-fashioned island was brutally forced into
Co. "Aytch" is a memoir of the Civil War, heralded as one of the best written by a common soldier of the field, now fully illustrated for the first time.
Downstream is a history and celebration of swimmers’ relationship with the River Thames. Weaving from the source in Gloucestershire 215 miles across to the North Sea, the book tells the story of
Steel is needed to build railroads, steel ships, skyscrapers, and modern bridges. Author Brooke C. Stoddard travels the world to tell the story of the metal that shaped modern civilization.
The lessons learned when the Lexington was lost at Coral Sea forged a turning point in World War II. A new era in naval warfare is the legacy of the "Lady Lex."