- Search Books:Good-bye to All That: Len Shurtleff Goes West
Ambassador Shurtleff, a retired American Foreign Service officer who served as President of The World War One Historical Association and as a past President of The Western Front Association – U S Branch, passed away on January 22, 2014. This searchable version of Len’s Bookshelf has been created and will be maintained in his honor.
#2 Summer 2014
In This Issue:
The Balkan Wars Restart
By Capt. Richard A. Lechowich, USA
The second and final part of this series explains why war broke out again so quickly in 1913, and what relevance this had to the greater European war that started in 1914.
French Plan XVII is Discarded
By Col. David Schroeder, USAR
The second and final part of this series examines leadership and the role of subordinates during the 1914 campaign in the West using an unusual comparison to modern business conditions.
British Success in the Dardanelles
By Captain Richard F. Church, USN (retired)
The Gallipoli campaign may have been ill-fated, but British submarines scored remarkable victories.
The winner of our Tomlinson Award Prize and other books are featured.
More Myths & Mysteries of the Air War
By O’Brien Browne
The second of a continuing series scrutinizes the romance and legends of the ”knights of the air.”
Amazing War Stories
by Lombardy Studios
Aspects of the famous British Sopwith Camel fighter aeroplane are highlighted.
Issue #2 includes the solitaire and 2-player game Assassination in Sarajevo (one six-sided die needed)