Books
21 June 2004
It was not John Bierman's idea to write this biography. When it was suggested to him, after the success of his last...
Books
08 March 2004
Written nearly 60 years after the events it describes, this latest memoir from the dwindling group of Second World War...
Books
26 May 2003
In the years since it was fought, the Battle of Britain has become one of the most discussed episodes in British...
Books
13 May 2002
Who is Robert Radcliffe? And why are so many serious-minded authors - Michael Holroyd, John Bayley, Kate Atkinson -...
Food and Drink
27 August 2001
Ghost Soldiers is a compelling work of history in microcosm that, while concentrating on the experiences of...
Food and Drink
20 November 2000
Numerous biographies, films, plays and novels, including Sebastian Faulks's The Fatal Englishman, have been based on...