Nelson’s Navy in 100 Objects

The in 100 Objects’ series is proving very popular, providing a fascinating look at a subject through a cross section of objects that define it. This new book in the series reads well and contains a very interesting selection of images that are almost entirely provided in full colour through the body of the book Very Highly Recommended

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Surviving The Arctic Convoys, The Wartime Memoir of Leading Seaman Charlie Erswell

The Arctic Convoys to the Soviets were the most arduous naval actions of WWII. The far left have always made much of how the Soviets won the war. The courage of Red Army troops and pilots was impressive, but what is frequently neglected is the part British seamen played in the epic convoy battles to supply the Soviets Most Highly Recommended

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