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British/Commonwealth Cruiser Vs Italian Cruiser: The Mediterranean 1940-1943 (Angus Konstam, Osprey Publishing, ISBN 9781472849687, £14.99)

This latest addition to Osprey’s series of wartime comparators is a lovely read, packed with facts, design detail and warfighting […]

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Latest Book Review, 28 March

The latest book review has been published. It reviews two books by David Hobbs on the Fleet Air Arm in […]

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New Book Review Essay, 24 March

The latest book review has been published. It is a review essay covering three titles concerned with naval aviation in […]

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British Warship Losses in the Modern Era 1920-1982, David Hepper, Seaforth Publishing, £30, ISBN 978 1 3990 9766 6

This volume is an amazing encyclopaedic, catalogue of British warships lost between 1920 and 1982, by far the greatest number […]

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A Sailor’s Odyssey

The career of Admiral of the Fleet, Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope (1883-1963) provides the classic example of “the right man, […]

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Book Reviews, 14 March

The latest book reviews have been published, one on the discovery Shackleton’s Endurance, the other on cargo liners in the Second […]

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Running the Gauntlet: Cargo Liners Under Fire

This was a mostly enjoyable book, which flows well in a style intended for the general reader. It comprises 15 […]

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