Alan Cassady-Bishop

Gallipoli

By Peter Fitzsimons - Published 2015

Genres:

MilitaryNonfiction

The name echoes throughout the world as an example of both the heroism and folly of warfare. In 1915, the Ottoman Empire was a ...Read Review

Timetable of Death

By Edward Marston - Published 2015

Genres:

Mystery/Crime

When the body of Vivian Quayle is discovered in an open grave in the Spondon village church, everyone is shocked. As he was ...Read Review

The Last Roman: Honour

By Jack Ludlow - Published 2015

Genres:

Thriller

The second in the series, this is part of the fictionalised biography of Flavius Belisarius, hero of the Byzantine Empire under the rule ...Read Review

Dead Wake: The Last Crossing of the Lusitania

By Erik Larson - Published 2015

Genres:

Nonfiction

Everyone has been taught that the sinking of the merchant liner R.M.S. Lusitania drove the United States of America to enter ...Read Review

Twilight of Empire: War at the Edge of the World

By Ian Ross - Published 2015

Genres:

Military

Aurelius Castus has worked his way up through the ranks of the Roman army – facing death and hardship – to become a Centurion, and ...Read Review

Young Houdini: The Magician’s Fire

By Simon Nicholson - Published 2014

Genres:

AdventureChildren/Young Adult

Set in New York, in 1886, a young shoeshine boy called Harry earns a little extra money with the help of his best friends, ...Read Review

Blood, Love and Steel: A Musketeer’s Tale

By Jennifer M. Fulford - Published 2014

Genres:

Adventure

Athos, the most dark and famed of the King’s Musketeers, is spiralling out of control – reckless and suicidal, he takes on wager ...Read Review

Elizabeth I: Renaissance Prince

By Lisa Hilton - Published 2014

Genres:

Nonfiction

This is an incredibly well-written biography of one of England’s historical icons. Giving a background on her birth and her mother’s ...Read Review

Last Train to Waverley

By Malcolm Archibald - Published 2014

Genres:

Military

Douglas Ramsay is a young officer, experienced in the carnage of the Great War, who is assigned to the 20th Royal Scots Guards. ...Read Review

The Brethren

By Robert Merle - By T. Jefferson Kline (trans.) - Published 2014

Genres:

In the 16th-century Périgord region of France, two veteran soldiers of the French king’s Norman legion arrive, with the money and ...Read Review