Author: Mark Barnes

Website: http://Warhistoryonline.com

Articles by Mark Barnes:

Just for a change we are abandoning the 20th Century and skipping back a hundred years to the days of the redcoats when the British…

A prolific and much loved writer, the late Pierre Berton’s passion for Canadian history resounded through his long career as a journalist and broadcaster. A…

I’m not quite sure how best to describe Andy Robertshaw. He might prefer historian, writer, educator, documentary maker, museum director or archaeologist; I am really…

When you buy your copy of this book, and I really think you should; it probably won’t come with the rather dramatic press release. “This…

How do they do it? I do not know. I have heaped praise on other books in this range before and along they come with…

By the title alone you know you will like this book and I am pleased to say it does not disappoint once you get inside.…

It seems quite appropriate to me that we should publish the review of this book on the day of the opening ceremony of the London…

You see people reading some pretty rum stuff on trains and I wasn’t surprised when the guy opposite me did a double take when he…

Like Joseph, this book has a coat of many colours. It is by turn a history book, a travel guide and a social circular. It…

First published in 1946, this book is very much of its time but can genuinely lay claim to be a classic. Martin Lindsay was a…

We import a great deal from North America and a big chunk of it is language to mix up our lovely Old World vernacular. Some…

I remember well when Airfix brought out their Panzer IV kit, I suppose I was about thirteen years old. I loved going to football and…