It is 1914 and while battles rage across Europe, three empires - the Ottoman, the German and the Bri..
In the early 1870s a night-time view over Britain would have revealed towns lit by the warm glow of ..
North West India, July 1897. Simon and Alice Fonthill are travelling with their old friend Jenkins t..
Ginchy, autumn 1916. The 9th Battalion, The Royal Dublin Fusiliers, known rather ominously as 'The L..
North Africa, 1942. Dust, heat, thirst, flies. For those who liked that sort of thing, it was a good..
In the heat of battle you have two choices Libya 1942 - Rommel's Africa Korps is sweeping across Nor..
Having survived a double tour on Lancasters in WW2 (and won two DFCs), Flight Lieutenant Silk rejoin..
A pilot replacement for 633 Squadron named Chalmont puzzles Frank Adams, the station's intelligence ..
1916. The remnants of the Serbian army are holed up in the Greek city of Salonika. Working as a volu..
Nell and Sylvie grow up quickly during the early days of rationing and the arrival of RAF planes in ..
Tunisia 1943 - the Allies' advance is halted by determined Axis forces. The 8th Army has no choice b..
Meggie Elliot is on the brink of adulthood. Living with her aunt and uncle in London at the outbreak..
Egypt, October 1942. The battle for North Africa rages fiercely along the length of the Egyptian coa..