Military History

Books to explore

  • Princely Ambition

    Author: Craig Owen Jones

    Format: Paperback

    Ideology, castle-building and landscape in Gwynedd, 1194–1283

  • A Very Dangerous Locality

    Author: Robert Liddiard , David Sims

    Format: Paperback

    This book examines the landscape archaeology of the Second World War on the section of the east coast of England known as the Suffolk Sandlings (the coastal strip from Lowestoft to Felixstowe), an area unusually rich in military archaeology.

    £20 (free postage)

  • The Fighting Essex Soldier

    Editor: Christopher Thornton , Jennifer Ward , Neil Wiffen

    Format: Paperback

    The wars of the fourteenth-century English kings with France and Scotland resulted in a dramatic increase in the number of men involved in warfare on land and sea. This book draws upon new research to identify and analyse these soldiers at all social levels in the county of Essex.

  • Under Fire

    Author: Paul Rusiecki

    Format: Paperback

    Under Fire is a meticulous study of the impact of total war on the civilian population of Essex between 1939 and 1945.