Sunday Feature

Featured excerpts from recently published books about the war ...

An account of the loss of the American ship Mary Luckenbach and her entire crew from a new study of the supply convoys to Russia
This weeks excerpt looks at the plans made by the Special Operations Executive for 'Operation Foxley'
A tribute to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, who devoted her life to public duty
An account of Battle of the Eastern Solomons, 80 year ago this week
This week's book excerpt looks at the situation in North Africa as both sides prepare for a new offensive
An excerpt from a newly translated memoir of a Red Army soldier who just managed to survive the German attack into the Caucasus in August 1942
An account of the 'run-in shoot' that suppressed the German response as the landing craft approached the Normandy beaches
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