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
Packed with dramatic paintings, evocative photographs, and informative maps, Navy: An Illustrated History profiles the US Navy's growth into the largest modern seaborne military force in the world.
Haiku, like Zen, is an intensely personal experience. Jonathan Clements has selected the best of three centuries of haiku, including the work of classic poets such as Basho, Buson and Chiyo-Ni and
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
The Art of War is the most widely read military classic in human history. Dating from the period of the warring states in early Chinese history, Sun Tzu’s insights into strategy are