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Why? A collection of poetry about WW1
by Alan F Rees
Publication Date: 30 Jun 2018
Pandora's Box: A History of the First World War
by Jörn Leonhard
Publication Date: 27 Apr 2018
Liverpool Territorials in the Great War
by Paul Knight
Publication Date: 02 Aug 2017
The Road to Passchendaele
by Richard Van Emden
Publication Date: 12 Jun 2017
Book Review - Passchendaele: A New History
by Nick Lloyd
Publication Date: 04 May 2017
A Rendezvous with Death: Alan Seeger in Poetry, at War
by Chris Dickon
Publication Date: 17 Apr 2017
Pershing's Crusaders: The American Soldier in World War I
by Richard S. Faulkner
Publication Date: 01 Mar 2017
We Die Like Brothers: The Sinking of the SS Mendi
by John Gribble & Graham Scott
Publication Date: 15 Feb 2017
The Man Who Created The Middle East
by Christopher Simon Sykes
Publication Date: 03 Nov 2016
Book Review - The Western Front: Landscape, Tourism and Heritage
by Dr Stephen Miles
Publication Date: 27 Oct 2016
Lenin on the Train
by Catherine Merridale
Publication Date: 06 Oct 2016
War Beneath the Waves: U-boat Flottilla Flandern 1915-18
by Tomas Termote
Publication Date: 03 Oct 2016
New Zealand's Western Front Campaign - a 'fresh perspective'
by Ian McGibbon
Publication Date: 16 Sep 2016
Deborah and the War of the Tanks 1917
by John A. Taylor
Publication Date: 05 Sep 2016
Betrayed Ally: China in the Great War
by Frances Wood & Christopher Arnander
Publication Date: 30 Jul 2016
When Johnny Doesn't Come Marching Home
by Marian Small
Publication Date: 15 Jul 2016
Book Review - An American on the Western Front
by Patrick Gregory & Elizabeth Nurser
Publication Date: 07 Jul 2016
The Hendersons
by Daphne Glazer
Publication Date: 01 Jul 2016
Somme: Into the Breach
by Hugh Sebag-Montefiore
Publication Date: 16 Jun 2016
Douglas Haig: From the Somme to Victory
by Gary Sheffield
Publication Date: 19 May 2016
Walter Carter WW1 Soldier’s Tale
by Living History
Publication Date: 18 May 2016
Book Review - Sisters of the Somme
by Penny Starns
Publication Date: 01 May 2016
Book Review - Breakdown
by Taylor Downing
Publication Date: 07 Apr 2016
The Beauty And The Sorrow: An intimate history of the First World War
by Peter Englund
Publication Date: 10 Mar 2016
Collision of Empires: The War on the Eastern Front in 1914
by Prit Buttar
Publication Date: 25 Feb 2016
Lies Told in Silence
by MK Tod
Publication Date: 22 Feb 2016
Somme Mud
by E.P.F Lynch
Publication Date: 19 Feb 2016
Strange Meeting
by Susan Hill
Publication Date: 15 Feb 2016
The Unsubstantial Air
by Samuel Hynes
Publication Date: 15 Feb 2016
A Dirty Swindle: True Stories of Scots in the Great War
by Walter Stephen
Publication Date: 10 Feb 2016
The Home Front: Derbyshire During the First World War
by Scott C Lomax
Publication Date: 02 Feb 2016
The Jutland Scandal: The Truth About the First World War's Greatest Sea Battle
by Vice-Admiral Harper & Admiral Bacon
Publication Date: 30 Jan 2016
Letter to an Unknown Soldier
by Kate Pullinger and Neil Bartlett
Publication Date: 29 Jan 2016
When the Sun Bursts
by John Maher
Publication Date: 25 Jan 2016
The Great War: The People's Story
by Isobel Charman
Publication Date: 22 Jan 2016
British Submarines at War 1914-1918
by Edwyn Gray
Publication Date: 18 Jan 2016
Verdun 1916: The Deadliest Battle of the First World War
by William F. Buckingham
Publication Date: 15 Jan 2016
No More Soldiering: Conscientious Objectors of the First World War
by Stephen Wade
Publication Date: 15 Jan 2016
Book Review - Regeneration
by Pat Barker
Publication Date: 13 Jan 2016
Before Enigma: The Room 40 Codebreakers of the First World War
by David Boyle
Publication Date: 11 Jan 2016
World War I Army Training by San Francisco Bay: The Story of Camp Fremont
by Barbara Wilcox
Publication Date: 11 Jan 2016
With the Battle Cruisers: Life Inside the Grand Fleet
by Filson Young
Publication Date: 26 Nov 2015
A Broken World: Letters, Diaries and Memories of the Great War
by Eds. Sebastian Faulks and Hope Wolf
Publication Date: 05 Nov 2015
Too Brave to Live, Too Young to Die: Teenage Heroes from World War I
by Nigel Cawthorne
Publication Date: 05 Nov 2015
To Fight Alongside Friends: The First World War Diary of Charlie May
by Gerry Harrison & David Crane
Publication Date: 05 Nov 2015
A Fool for Thy Feast: The Life and Times of Tubby Clayton, 1885-1972
by Linda Parker
Publication Date: 01 Nov 2015
Book Review - Poppyganda
by Matthew Leonard
Publication Date: 30 Oct 2015
The First Blitz: Bombing London in the First World War
by Ian Castle
Publication Date: 20 Oct 2015
Fritz and Tommy: Across the Barbed Wire
by Peter Doyle and Robin Schafer
Publication Date: 05 Oct 2015
Book Review - Poems of Love and War
by Mary Borden
Publication Date: 01 Oct 2015
Book Review - Elegy: The First Day on the Somme
by Andrew Roberts
Publication Date: 10 Sep 2015
The Monocled Mutineer
by William Allison & John Fairley
Publication Date: 07 Sep 2015
Attrition: Fighting the First World War
by William Philpott
Publication Date: 13 Aug 2015
While the Gods Were Sleeping
by Erwin Mortier
Publication Date: 06 Aug 2015
After the Final Whistle
by Stephen Cooper
Publication Date: 03 Aug 2015
The Innocence of Kaiser Wilhelm II: and the First World War
by Christina Croft
Publication Date: 07 Jul 2015
Commitment and Sacrifice: Personal Diaries of the Great War
by Marilyn Shevin-Coetzee & Frans Coetzee
Publication Date: 01 Jul 2015
Peace and War: Britain in 1914
by Nigel Jones
Publication Date: 04 Jun 2015
Ring of Steel: Germany and Austria-Hungary at War, 1914-1918
by Alexander Watson
Publication Date: 04 Jun 2015
Book Review - Nursing Through Shot and Shell
by Beatrice Hopkinson and Dr Vivien Newman
Publication Date: 02 Jun 2015
Towards the Flame: Empire, War and the End of Tsarist Russia
by Dominic Lieven
Publication Date: 28 May 2015
Edward Thomas: from Adlestrop to Arras, A Biography
by Jean Moorcroft Wilson
Publication Date: 21 May 2015
Poilu
by L. Barthas, E.M. Strauss, R. Cazals & R. Cowley
Publication Date: 19 May 2015
The War That Used Up Words: American Writers and the First World War
by Hazel Hutchison
Publication Date: 01 May 2015
Glory
by Rachel Billington
Publication Date: 09 Apr 2015
Gallipoli
by Alan Moorehead
Publication Date: 02 Apr 2015
Book Review - Dead Wake
by Erik Larson
Publication Date: 12 Mar 2015
Gallipoli
by Julian Thompson, Dr Peter Pedersen & Dr Haluk Ora
Publication Date: 12 Mar 2015
Defending Gallipoli: The Turkish Story
by Harvey Broadbent
Publication Date: 02 Mar 2015
The Fall of the Ottomans: The Great War in the Middle East 1914-1920
by Eugene Rogan
Publication Date: 26 Feb 2015
The Doughboys: America and the First World War
by Gary Mead
Publication Date: 07 Feb 2015
Gallipoli
by Peter FitzSimons
Publication Date: 15 Jan 2015
Book Review - Forever England: The Life of Rupert Brooke
by Mike Read
Publication Date: 15 Jan 2015
Book Review - Before Action: William Noel Hodgson and the 9th Devons
by Charlotte Zeepvat
Publication Date: 05 Dec 2014
We Good...We No Shoot: The Christmas Truce at Plugstreet Wood in 1914
by Andrew Hamilton & Alan Reed
Publication Date: 21 Nov 2014
The French Army and the First World War
by Elizabeth Greenhalgh
Publication Date: 13 Nov 2014
This Thing of Memory
by David Hynes
Publication Date: 11 Nov 2014
Christmas Truce: The Western Front December 1914
by Malcolm Brown and Shirley Seaton
Publication Date: 06 Nov 2014
The War Behind the Wire: The Life, Death and Glory of British Prisoners of War
by John Lewis-Stempel
Publication Date: 06 Nov 2014
Silent Night
by Stanley Weintraub
Publication Date: 01 Nov 2014
Book Review - Shell Shocked Britain
by Suzie Grogan
Publication Date: 02 Oct 2014
Book Review: The Great War
by Aleksandar Gatalica
Publication Date: 01 Oct 2014
A Game in Hell - The Great War in Russia
by John E. Bowlt, Nicoletta Misler & Elena Sudakova
Publication Date: 25 Sep 2014
The Good Soldier: The Biography of Douglas Haig
by Gary Mead
Publication Date: 04 Sep 2014
Mira's Diary: Bombs Over London
by Marissa Moss
Publication Date: 26 Aug 2014
Book Review - The End of Innocence
by Allegra Jordan
Publication Date: 26 Aug 2014
The Burning of the World: A Memoir of 1914
by Béla Zombory-Moldován
Publication Date: 07 Aug 2014
Unknown Warriors: The letters of Kate Luard, RRC and Bar
by Kate Luard, Edited by John and Caroline Stevens
Publication Date: 04 Aug 2014
Americans at War in Foreign Forces: A History, 1914-1945
by Chris Dickon
Publication Date: 30 Jul 2014
The World's War
by David Olusoga
Publication Date: 29 Jul 2014
Empire and Revolution: A Socialist History of the First World War
by Dave Sherry
Publication Date: 10 Jul 2014
First World War Poems from the Front
by Paul O'Prey
Publication Date: 19 Jun 2014
Book Review - July Crisis: The World's Descent into War
by Thomas Otte
Publication Date: 05 Jun 2014
Book Review - The Month that Changed the World: July 1914
by Gordon Martel
Publication Date: 01 Jun 2014
The Red Baron
by Wayne Vansant
Publication Date: 01 Jun 2014
The Writers' War
by Ed. Felicity Trotman
Publication Date: 28 May 2014
1914: The Year the World Ended
by Paul Ham
Publication Date: 22 May 2014
Book Review - The Cartographer of No Man's Land
by P.S. Duffy
Publication Date: 20 May 2014
Some Desperate Glory: The First World War the Poets Knew
by Max Egremont
Publication Date: 08 May 2014
Zeppelin Nights: London in the First World War
by Jerry White
Publication Date: 01 May 2014
Some Corner of a Foreign Field: Poetry and Art of the First World War
by Ed. James Bentley
Publication Date: 24 Apr 2014
Verdun: The Longest Battle of the Great War
by Paul Jankowski
Publication Date: 24 Apr 2014
A God in Every Stone
by Kamila Shamsie
Publication Date: 10 Apr 2014
Back in Blighty: The British at Home in World War One
by Gerard DeGroot
Publication Date: 03 Apr 2014
La Grande Guerre des Trafiquants: Le front colonial de l'Occident maghrébin
by Francesco Correale
Publication Date: 01 Apr 2014
Dorothea's War: A First World War Nurse Tells Her Story
by Dorothea Crewdson & Richard Crewdson
Publication Date: 27 Mar 2014
The Hidden Perspective: The Military Conversations of 1906-14
by David Owen
Publication Date: 18 Mar 2014
Medical Services in the First World War
by Susan Cohen
Publication Date: 10 Mar 2014
Book Review - Wounded
by Emily Mayhew
Publication Date: 06 Mar 2014
The Home Front in the Great War
by David Bilton
Publication Date: 04 Mar 2014
A German Tommy: The Secret of a War Hero
by Ken Anderson
Publication Date: 11 Feb 2014
The Great War: 1914-1918
by Peter Hart
Publication Date: 06 Feb 2014
Book Review - Wake
by Anna Hope
Publication Date: 29 Jan 2014
Silent Fields
by Bart Heirweg
Publication Date: 29 Jan 2014
The Children's War
by Rosie Kennedy
Publication Date: 24 Jan 2014
Book Review - The Lie
by Helen Dunmore
Publication Date: 16 Jan 2014
The Moon Field
by Judith Allnatt
Publication Date: 16 Jan 2014
The Cambridge History of the First World War (Volume I)
by Jay Winter (Editor)
Publication Date: 09 Jan 2014
Archduke Franz Ferdinand Lives!
by Richard Ned Lebow
Publication Date: 07 Jan 2014
Book Review - No Man’s Land: Writings from a World at War
by Pete Ayrton (Ed.)
Publication Date: 02 Jan 2014
The Fateful Year: England 1914
by Mark Bostridge
Publication Date: 02 Jan 2014
The Long Shadow: The Great War and the Twentieth Century
by David Reynolds
Publication Date: 07 Nov 2013
Book Review - At Break of Day
by Elizabeth Speller
Publication Date: 07 Nov 2013
Hundred Days: The end of the Great War
by Nick Lloyd
Publication Date: 07 Nov 2013
The War that Ended Peace: How Europe abandoned peace for the First World War
by Margaret MacMillan
Publication Date: 17 Oct 2013
Great Britain's Great War
by Jeremy Paxman
Publication Date: 03 Oct 2013
Fighting on the Home Front: The Legacy of Women in World War One
by Kate Adie
Publication Date: 26 Sep 2013
The Assassination of the Archduke
by Greg King & Sue Woolmans
Publication Date: 26 Sep 2013
Somme
by Lyn MacDonald
Publication Date: 26 Sep 2013
Book Review - Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War in 1914
by Sir Max Hastings
Publication Date: 12 Sep 2013
Her Privates We
by Frederic Manning
Publication Date: 12 Sep 2013
1914 - Fight the Good Fight
by Allan Mallinson
Publication Date: 29 Aug 2013
The Sleepwalkers: How Europe Went to War in 1914
by Christopher Clark
Publication Date: 04 Jul 2013
Hidden History: The Secret Origins of the First World War
by Gerry Docherty & James MacGregor
Publication Date: 04 Jul 2013
The Russian Origins of the First World War
by Sean Mcmeekin
Publication Date: 03 May 2013
1913: The World Before the Great War
by Charles Emmerson
Publication Date: 25 Apr 2013
The Last Crusade: The Palestine Campaign in the First World War
by Anthony Bruce
Publication Date: 18 Mar 2013
Gallipoli
by Peter Hart
Publication Date: 14 Mar 2013
The British Army in Mesopotamia 1914-1918
by Paul Knight
Publication Date: 21 Nov 2012
The Marne, 1914
by Holger H. Herwig
Publication Date: 15 Jun 2012
Battle Story: Loos 1915
by Peter Doyle
Publication Date: 01 Jun 2012
Aisne 1914: The Dawn of Trench Warfare
by Paul Kendall
Publication Date: 01 May 2012
Book Review - Fear
by Gabriel Chevallier
Publication Date: 01 Nov 2011
Fatal Destiny: Edith Cavell World War 1 Nurse
by Terri Arthur
Publication Date: 30 Sep 2011
Book Review - Edith Cavell
by Diana Souhami
Publication Date: 01 Sep 2011
The War at Sea: 1914-1918
by Julian Thompson (Centenary News Board Member)
Publication Date: 22 Jul 2011
To End All Wars: How the First World War Divided Britain
by Adam Hochschild
Publication Date: 20 May 2011
The Absolutist
by John Boyne
Publication Date: 12 May 2011
Dance of the Furies: Europe and the Outbreak of World War I
by Michael S. Neiberg
Publication Date: 10 May 2011
An Ice-Cream War
by William Boyd
Publication Date: 16 Feb 2011
Breakthrough: The Gorlice-Tarnow Campaign, 1915
by Richard DiNardo
Publication Date: 20 May 2010
Elsie and Mairi Go to War
by Diane Atkinson
Publication Date: 04 Feb 2010
One Morning in Sarajevo
by David James Smith
Publication Date: 28 May 2009
Tip and Run: the untold tragedy of the Great War in Africa
by Edward Paice
Publication Date: 02 Oct 2008
Forgotten Voices of the Somme
by Joshua Levine
Publication Date: 01 Jan 2008
My Boy Jack? The Search for Kipling's Only Son
by Tonie & Valmai Holt
Publication Date: 18 Oct 2007
The First Day on the Somme
by Martin Middlebrook
Publication Date: 29 Jun 2006
The First Casualty
by Ben Elton
Publication Date: 03 May 2006
Scars Upon My Heart
by Catherine Reilly
Publication Date: 09 Feb 2006
Storm of Steel
by Ernst Junger & Michael Hofmann
Publication Date: 03 Jun 2004
Gallipoli: Making History
by Jenny Macleod (ed.)
Publication Date: 01 Jan 2004
Forgotten Voices of the Great War
by Max Arthur
Publication Date: 02 Oct 2003
Gallipoli
by L.A. Carlyon
Publication Date: 01 Oct 2003
The First World War
by Hew Strachan
Publication Date: 01 Jan 2003
Undertones of War
by Edmund Blunden
Publication Date: 02 Nov 2000
1915: The Death of Innocence
by Lyn Macdonald
Publication Date: 17 Mar 1997
The Price of Glory: Verdun 1916
by Alistair Horne
Publication Date: 04 Nov 1993
Birdsong
by Sebastian Faulks
Publication Date: 16 Sep 1993
Zennor in Darkness
by Helen Dunmore
Publication Date: 01 Jan 1993
Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age
by Modris Eksteins
Publication Date: 21 Sep 1990
Not So Quiet: Stepdaughters of War
by Helen Zenna Smith
Publication Date: 01 Jan 1930
All Quiet on the Western Front
by Erich Maria Remarque
Publication Date: 29 Jan 1929
A Farewell to Arms
by Ernest Hemingway
Publication Date: 01 Jan 1929
Goodbye to All That
by Robert Graves
Publication Date: 01 Jan 1929
Journey's End
by R.C. Sherriff
Publication Date: 01 Dec 1928
Parade's End
by Ford Madox Ford
Publication Date: 01 Jan 1928
Good Soldier Svejk
by Jaroslav Hasek
Publication Date: 01 Jan 1923
Centenary Book Review - Forest of the Hanged
by Liviu Rebreanu
Publication Date: 01 Dec 1922
Three Soldiers
by John Dos Passos
Publication Date: 01 Jan 1921