Tag Archives: Great War. Postcards from the Front

First World War: Postcards from the Front

I am absolutely delighted to say that my new book Postcards from the Front: 1914-1919 has been released today is available from places such as Amazon, Waterstones, WH Smiths etc. This has been two years of painstaking research and writing … Continue reading

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Christmas Advent Calendar: 1 December

Firstly, an apology for lack of posts over the last couple of months.  In the background, my writing has not stopped.  In fact I have been frantically spending every waking hour researching and writing for my next book due out … Continue reading

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War and Remembrance: It’s a long way to Tipperary

Within my collection of postcards dating from the First World War is this very poignant card from a father to his young daughter.  Unfortunately, there are no other identifying marks on the card so it is impossible to trace anything … Continue reading

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Postcards from the Front – From your loving son

I have long been a collector of old postcards – those evocative images conjuring up a bygone era. Originally, I was only interested in the pictures and scenes depicted on the front of the cards. But over the years my … Continue reading

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