Desert Raids With The SAS, The Wartime Experiences Of Major Anthony Hough, Action, Capture and Escape

An exciting ‘Boys Own’ story of SAS operations in North Africa, capture and internment in an Italian POW camp, escape back to the fight and Town Major in occupied Germany at the end of WWII. The SAS has always been surrounded by mystery by the very nature of its purpose as a covert Special Force. This book lifts the lid on the exciting career of one officer before, during, and after SAS service. Very Highly Recommended

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The Shetland ‘Bus’, Transporting Secret Agents Across The North Sea In WW2

With the German invasion of Norway, Britain faced a serious threat from German naval vessels operating out from and into the North Sea, Atlantic and Arctic waters, but those were not the only threats. The proximity of the Shetland Islands to Norway meant that many Norwegians were able to cross in small fishing boats to escape the Germans, and for secret agents and commando groups to travel from the Shetlands to Norway in fishing boats, submarines and Coastal Forces vessels, The Shetland ‘Bus’ was born. Very Highly Recommended

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U-Boat Commander Oskar Kusch, Anatomy of a Nazi-Era Betrayal and Judicial Murder

The story of Oskar Kusch is not easy reading and a rare glimpse into the realities of the U-Boat service in the Nazi State. Much of the coverage of the war at sea and life in the U-Boat Service have concentrated on top U-boat aces, the strategy of Donitz to arms race and decryption of German codes, but there was so much behind all of that and some of it was very dark. Very Highly Recommended.

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Phantoms of a Beleaguered Republic. The Deep State and the Unitary Executive

The Trump Presidency was a huge shock to the Deep State Establishment that has ruled America since the Great Depression and there will be many books in the coming years that look at aspects of his legacy. Starting as a coffee table academic discussion, the authors have presented a combined view of Deep State and the Unitary Executive. Recommended Reading

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Holistic Command of War, Wellington, Spinola and Petraeus

This book has been derived from a doctoral thesis and contains some original thought in defining the concept of the holistic command of war. The text reads well and includes all of the supportive appendices and footnotes that the reader would expect. This form of book by a military professional is rare and highly informative, to satisfy both professionals and military enthusiasts. Most Highly Recommended

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Fire Force, a Trooper’s War in the Rhodesian Light Infantry

The Cold War moved to Rhodesia and left white Rhodesians facing genocide, a story that has largely been ignored by history. One of two books, the other being ‘Survival Course’, by the author about his experiences in the Rhodesian Light Infantry. This is a moving story that deserved to be told and now deserves to be read, about the costly march of socialism and the devastation it causes. Most Highly Recommended

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