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Let us all know when you publish, I look forward to a good read. I hope you are going to make good use of maps? I like a good map or two.... I'll make sure it's announced here. I'm hoping someone will review it for the website ;) I'm hoping to include at least some maps, but I haven't got to that s...
How many invasions were there? Will there be a follow-up book detailing the second? There was one initial invasion (Operation Ironclad), the goal of which was to take Diego Suarez. The British had initially intended not to take the rest of the island, but then realised that wasn't practical, so the...
I'm setting this up as a poll, but comments are just as welcome as votes, if not more so :) My next book will be about the battle for Madagascar in WWII. It will cover the entire campaign, from the initial landings to the final Vichy surrender. I’m still undecided about the title, so would appreciat...
- 07 Jul 2020, 08:25
- Forum: General Discussion
- Topic: A BEF Question...can anyone help please?
- Replies: 7
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I know about the locomotives that they took over, but my main query is about coaches. The person I am in 'debate' with on Facebook says some LMS Stannier designed coaches were shipped over to France in 1939/40...I disagree, but can't find any evidence, photographic or written, to back up his claim....
- 15 Jun 2020, 00:09
- Forum: Eye Candy and Modelling Tips
- Topic: Inspired by... a factory complex is born
- Replies: 13
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Very nice. The building with the chimney looks vaguely familiar. I think my brother-in-law may have had that years ago.
- 09 Jun 2020, 11:17
- Forum: Announcements
- Topic: New Review: Osprey book about British WWII light tanks
- Replies: 2
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There's a new review on the website, of the Osprey book "British Light Tanks 1927–1945 Marks I–VI" by David Fletcher, illustrated by Henry Morshead.
- 22 May 2020, 11:51
- Forum: Announcements
- Topic: Mirror of Bob Mackenzie’s Website
- Replies: 9
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a friend of mine tried the links under France1940 / BBB and found all bar the Battle of Stone link dead... ? Is this just how it was at time mirror was created? Thanks for letting me know, Carl. The issue is now fixed, but it might take a while for the fix to show because it was due to the server c...