C. Sanford Terry & Keble Howard
The 1918 amphibious raids on the Belgian coast
After three years of grinding attrition, the First World War on the Western Front remained in a stalemate with the German and Allied armies stuck in o..
Harold F. B. Wheeler & Charles W. Domville-Fife
War in the Underseas by Harold F. B. Wheeler & Submarines, Mines and Torpedoes in the War by Charles W. Domville-Fife
The worldwide undersea war—1914-18
This Leonaur volume brings together two excellent works on submarine warfare during the First World War in a single good value edition. Wheeler’s work provides an..
Alfred F. B. Carpenter & Arthur H. Pollen
The Zeebrugge Raid April 23rd 1918 by Alfred F. B. Carpenter & The Zeebrugge Raid a Short Account by Arthur H. Pollen
A desperate raid to save the merchant ships that supplied the Allied cause
From the first months of 1915, when the Great War on the Western Front ground to a stalemate of fixed lines of trenches, t..
The sailors and marines of the Royal Naval Division at war
Douglas Jerrold’s history of the campaigns and battles of the Royal Naval Division during the First World War is an acknowledged classic o..
During the First World War at Gallipoli and on the Western Front
The Great War campaigns of one of the Royal Naval division battalions
The campaigns of the Royal Naval Brigades have always fascinated students of military history. During several notable campaigns..
Douglas P. Winnifrith & Montague Thomas Hainsselin
Two Accounts of Chaplains During the First World War—The Church in the Fighting Line by Douglas P. Winnifrith & In the Northern Mists by Montague Thomas Hainsselin
The Cross and the Sword
No one who has served in the military has ever underestimated the value of the important work undertaken by chaplains—those men of the church who donned uniforms and joined ..
The Naval Conflict & Global Campaigns of the Opening Year of the First World War
Over the seas and far away—the world at war
In the late summer of 1914, the eyes of the world were fixed upon Europe as seemingly unstoppable German armies simultaneously marched eastwards an..
Accounts of the Royal Navy in the ‘Sideshow’ Theatres of the First World War, 1914-18
The Royal Navy’s small vessels and armoured cars in the Great War
This book has been created by Leonaur’s editors by bringing together historical accounts from Conrad Cato’s two books, ‘The Navy in..
The Allied Under-Sea Conflict During the First World War
Submarines and U-boats-killers beneath the waves
Newbolt’s excellent overview of the undersea conflict of the First World War is an essential book for any student of the subject. The author, a reco..
No 1 Squadron of the Royal Naval Armoured Car Division During the First World War
Armoured cars in the African bush
The subject of this book will need little by way of explanation to recommend it to interested readers. First, it concerns the First World War in Africa as it was f..
E. F. Knight
Their Part in the Great War, 1914-1918
The Royal Navy at war from the home front
This is an account of the Royal Navy forces of the First World War which operated out of Harwich, a Haven Port on the North Sea coast of Britain in the cou..
Geoffrey Sparrow & J. N. MacBean Ross
The Blue Jackets who fought on land
The time of Nelson was not only notable because of the success in nautical warfare of the man himself, but also because it was the zenith of the ‘age of sail’ th..
The Struggle at Sea During the First World War 1914-1918
Nets, mines and bullets
Very rarely, as we warm our hands by a coal fire or eat our fish supper, do we think about what it took to heat our rooms or fill our plates. We may feel grateful that the t..
L. Cecil Jane
Two Actions at Sea During the Early Phase of the First World War
The Action off Heligoland August 1914 by L. Cecil Jane
Coronel and the Falkland Islands by A. Neville Hilditch
The worlds great navies grappling for dominance of the high seas
The Battle of Heligoland Bight was the first naval battle of the Great War, fought in the late summer of 1914 when the Royal Navy de..
Edited by H. W. Fawcett & G. W. W. Hooper
The Personal Experiences of 45 Sailors of the Royal Navy at the Great Battle at Sea, 1916, During the First World War
Experiences of the momentous fleet battle of the Great War at sea
The narratives of the fighting at Jutland which are collected in this book were all written by officers or men who were present at ..