Angus Konstam, British Battleships 1914-18 (1), The Early Dreadnoughts – review

Here comes another, fresh book of well-known maritime historian, Angus Konstam. Now the title is British Battleships 1914-18 (1), The Early Dreadnoughts, and appears as 200th title in Osprey`s New Vanguard series. With marvelous illustrations of Paul Wright we have 48-pages account of the earliest types of the Royal Navy`s dreadnoughts. There are five chapters, … Czytaj dalej

Hesja’s Highs – new album with photographs by Slawomir Hesja Krajniewski is out. And available in English!

The best known Polish aviation photographer, Sławomir Hesja Krajniewski has relased yet second volume album containing his photos and air-show reports. As Hesja himself says, the aim of the photos taken by him is nowhere near the aim that spotter photographers have, as he is trying to capture the dynamics of the moment. Hesja’s aviation … Czytaj dalej

The Battle of Matapan 1941 – review

Mark Simmons` The Battle of Matapan 1941, The Trafalgar of the Mediterranean tells the story of the greatest Royal Navy victory over the Italian Regia Marina durgin Second World War. Edited by Spellmount/The History Books in paperback, on 192 pages author describes, how the war in Mediterranean started, points the most important factors, gives an … Czytaj dalej