Scapegoat: The Death of Prince of Wales and Repulse. By Martin Stephen. Published by Pen and Sword Maritime, Barnsley, 2014.
THE story of the loss of the British battleship Prince of Wales and the battlecruiser Repulse off Malaya on 10 December 1941 resonates with Australian audiences, Dr Gregory P. Gilbert writes in his review.
The Roman Empire and the Indian Ocean: The Ancient World Economy & the Kingdoms of Africa, Arabia & India. By Raoul McLaughlin. Published by Pen & Sword, Barnsley, 2014.
Reviewed by Dr Gregory P Gilbert
Against the Tide: Rickover’s Leadership Principles and the Rise of the Nuclear Navy. By Rear Admiral Dave Oliver, USN (Ret.). Published by the Naval Institute Press, Annapolis MD, 2014. Reviewed by Dr Gregory P. GilbertRead More
A Shipyard at War – Unseen Photographs from John Brown’s, Clydebank 1914-1918. By Ian Johnston. ISBN 978-1-84832-216-5. Seaforth Publishing. www.seaforthpublishing.com. 192 pages with appendices containing the Yard’s diary and ships built between 1914 and 1919. 178 black and white photographs. Price £30 in the UK, approx. A$76. Reviewed by David HobbsRead More