edited by J. Humphrey Lewis A collection of first-hand accounts and reports of the air in the war
Compared to accounts of conflict on land and sea, the library of accounts of the war in the air during the First World War is q..
Anonymous & Feldwebel C—— Two Personal Accounts of German Soldiers During the First World War A German Deserter’s War Experience
The Diary of a German Soldier
By Feldwebel C——The Great War by two soldiers who wore field grey
English translations of first hand accounts by o..
Otto Schwink The German Perspective of the Early Battles of the First World War The opening campaign of the Great War as seen by the German Army
History, it is said, is written by the victors and that is generally true. It is therefore often difficult for the military historia..
Hellmuth von Mücke Two Accounts of the S. M. S. Emden During the First World War by One of its Officers: The “Emden” & The “Ayesha” Being the Adventures of the Landing Squad of the “Emden” Two classics of war at sea
The author of this book, von Mücke wrote two accounts of his naval experiences in the Imperial German Navy during the First World War and both are brought together in thi..
Gunther Plüschow The Adventures of a German Aviator During the Great War An outstanding story of the aerial war and a daring escape from captivity
For the uninitiated this book’s original title, ‘My Escape from Donnington Hall,’ gave few clues as to the astonishing and ..
Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen & Oswald Böelcke The Red Battle Flyer by Manfred Freiherr von Richthofen & An Aviator’s Field Book by Oswald Böelcke Two German Aces of the Great War
There can be little doubt that the most iconic fighter pilot of the First World War on the Western Front was the aristocratic German ‘ace of aces,’ Baron Manfred vo..
Georg von Hase The Famous Naval Battle of the First World War from the German Perspective A German view of war at sea
It is inevitable that most books in English on any conflict in which British Forces were engaged tend to view the subject from a British perspective. The number of accou..
Paul Emil von Lettow-Vorbeck The East Africa Campaign of the First World War by the Most Notable German Commander The legendary German general of the bush war in Africa
For many the Great War means the Western Front, that gruelling, slogging stalemate of attrition that was the mud and blood of trench warfare. ..
Georg-Günther von Forstnerr, Paul König & Baron Spiegel von Und Zu Peckelsheim
Three accounts of German submarines during the Great War
The Journal of Submarine Commander Von Forstner The Voyage of the “Deutschland” The Adventures of the U-202 Three invaluable and exciting accounts of the German U-Boats of the Great War
Following the success of the original Leonaur volume concerning the U-Boat War 1914-1918, the Leonaur editors have brou..
James B. Connolly/Karl von Schenk Two Contrasting Accounts from Both Sides of the Conflict at Sea During the Great War
The U-Boat Hunters
by James B. Connolly
The Diary of a U-Boat Commander
by Karl von The hunters and the hunted on the high seas of war
This interesting book—containing two book length accounts—views the same conflict—the U-Boat War during the First World War in the North Atlantic,..