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Malcolm Brown (1) (1930–2018)

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Malcolm Brown is a bestselling military historian

Tekijän teokset

The Imperial War Museum Book of the Somme (1996) 141 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
The Imperial War Museum Book of 1918: Year of Victory (1998) 104 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
The Imperial War Museum Book of the First World War (1991) 100 kappaletta, 2 arvostelua
Spitfire Summer When Britain Stood Alone (2000) 72 kappaletta, 3 arvostelua
Verdun 1916 (1999) 47 kappaletta
The Wipers Times (2006) 47 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Tommy Goes to War (1978) 44 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Lawrence of Arabia: The Life, The Legend (2005) 42 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
T.E. Lawrence (Historic Lives) (2003) 18 kappaletta
True WWI Stories 1 kappale

Associated Works

Seven Pillars of Wisdom (1922) — Toimittaja, eräät painokset4,844 kappaletta, 55 arvostelua
T. E. Lawrence: The Selected Letters (1988) — Toimittaja — 149 kappaletta
The Daily Telegraph - Dictionary of Tommies' Song and Slang 1914-18 (1930) — Johdanto, eräät painokset25 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 1996 (1996) — Author "No-Man's Land" and "Swinton's Other Creation" — 12 kappaletta
MHQ: The Quarterly Journal of Military History — Summer 2006 (2006) — Author "T.E. Lawrence: War Photographer" — 9 kappaletta, 1 arvostelu
Golden Reign (1940) — Johdanto, eräät painokset9 kappaletta
Secret Despatches from Arabia and Other Writings (1991) — Toimittaja — 8 kappaletta

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Good background, as others mention it mostly consists of accounts from people that were actually there. I agree that paints a vivd picture of what it was like to be there. Important that such accounts get preserved. .Light on historical perspective of what was going on.
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K9VB | 3 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Apr 27, 2024 |
Really enjoyed this history of the remote base in the Orkneys, used by the Royal Navy in both World Wars, and told through the recollections of ordinary people who served there (the book was reprinted from the late 1960s). It brought to life the hardships and also the way life was lived aboard the various ships of the time. So a well deserved 5 stars.
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kitsune_reader | 3 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Nov 23, 2023 |
Scapa Flow, a large natural harbor in the Orkney Islands in the far north of Scotland that served as the main anchorage for the British fleet during the two world wars. Told largely in the words of the "ordinary" men and women who served there, linked by a clear and sensitive narrative by the two authors, the story of Scapa Flow vividly brings to life a time and a place and a world view that all seem very distant from the manic, self-absorbed, over-the-top world we live in today. The closing chapter about the closing of the base--and what it has meant to the people who served there--is especially poignant. One day I will have to go see this remote, extraordinary place for myself.… (lisätietoja)
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MasseyLibrary | 3 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Jan 15, 2023 |
In the summer of 1940 Britain stood alone as Nazi Germany was swiftly tightening its grip on Europe. Hitler's forces appeared to be invincible, having swept through Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands and France. Invasion seemed inevitable as the Fuhrer's eyes turned to Britain, isolated against the might of fascism. But Hitler reckoned without the indomitable will and spirit of the British people and their leader, Winston Churchill.
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MasseyLibrary | 2 muuta kirja-arvostelua | Sep 25, 2022 |

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