Grasping Gallipoli: Terrain, Maps and Failure at the Dardanelles, 1915

Grasping Gallipoli: Terrain, Maps and Failure at the Dardanelles, 1915Grasping Gallipoli: Terrain, Maps and Failure at the Dardanelles, 1915 by Peter Chasseaud, Peter Doyle
ISBN: 0750962267
Published by The History Press on June 1st 2015
Genres: Atlases, Gazetteers & Maps, Australia & New Zealand, Military, Turkey & Ottoman Empire
Pages: 364

Len's Summary: The authors contend that the lessons from this campaign have been overdrawn by military historians.

Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers’ War 1914-18

Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers’ War 1914-18Beneath Flanders Fields: The Tunnellers' War 1914-18 by Peter Barton, Peter Doyle, Johan Vandewalle
ISBN: 0773543015
on January 1st 2014
Genres: Military
Pages: 304

Len's Summary: A story of a cat-and-mouse game of mine warfare which is still relevant since several mines remain unexploded deep beneath the former Western Front. A good companion volume to the CD video Miners at War available from www.puddleproductions.co.uk or phone (866) 991-3627 toll-free from the US or Canada.

The British Soldier of the First World War

The British Soldier of the First World WarThe British Soldier of the First World War by Peter Doyle
ISBN: 0747806837
Published by Shire on November 18th 2008
Genres: History, Europe, Great Britain, Military, World War I
Pages: 56

Len's Summary: The soldiers’ life training, working and resting behind the front.

British Postcards of the First World War

British Postcards of the First World WarBritish Postcards of the First World War, by Peter Doyle
ISBN: 9780747807667
Published by Shire Publications on April 20th 2010
Genres: Antiques & Collectibles, Postcards, History, Military, World War I, Great Britain
Pages: 64

Len's Summary: Black and white and color reproductions of British wartime postcards of cultural and historical significance.

First World War Britain: 1914-1919

First World War Britain: 1914-1919First World War Britain: 1914-1919 by Peter Doyle
ISBN: 9780747810988
Published by Shire Publications on June 19th 2012
Genres: History, Europe, Great Britain, Military, World War I, Social History
Pages: 80

Len's Summary: Life on the home front. Outlines the social upheaval, official restrictions and privations of total war that impacted the home front.

Trench Talk: Words of the First World War

Trench Talk: Words of the First World WarTrench Talk: Words of the First World War by Peter Doyle, Julian Walker
ISBN: 9780752471549
Published by History Press on January 1st 2013
Genres: History, Military, World War I, Language Arts & Disciplines, Linguistics, Etymology
Pages: 256

Len's Summary: How soldiers’ slang merged into everyday language.