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A History of the Nazi Concentration Camps

A History of the Nazi Concentration Camps

Concentration029A History of the Nazi Concentration Camps. By Nikolaus Wachsmann. Hachette. Paperback $35; ebook $19.99.
Review by Tom Lewis
NIKOLAUS Wachsmann’s A History of the Nazi Concentration Camps looks like hard work. It is. The imposing size of the book – over 850 pages in a large A5 format – means there is a lot of reading ahead.

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Dive Truk Lagoon

Dive Truk Lagoon

Truk030Dive Truk Lagoon. By Rod MacDonald. Scotland, Whittles Publishing.
Review by Tom Lewis

THIS beautifully illustrated book should be the companion for anyone diving Truk Lagoon, the famous concentration of WWII ship and aircraft wrecks.

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Accidental Admiral: a sailor takes command at NATO

Accidental Admiral: a sailor takes command at NATO

Stavridis Book coverThe Accidental Admiral: a sailor takes command at NATO. By Admiral James Stavridis, USN (Ret). Naval Institute Press, Annapolis, MD, 2014. pp 246; $32.95. ISBN 978-1-61251-704-9
Reviewed by Professor Geoffrey Till

ADMIRAL Stavridis was the first naval Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) in NATO from 2009-2013, a big enough task in its own right, but was also at the same time Commander-in-Chief of US forces in Europe (EUCOM). His book is interesting from two different angles.

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Britain’s future navy

Britain’s future navy

Cover-Britain's Future Navy - sizedem>Britain’s Future Navy By Nick Childs. Published by Pen & Sword Maritime, Barnsley, 2014. Revised edition, paperback, price £15
Reviewed by Jack Aubrey

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