A new generation of historians is challenging the old perception of the First World War as pointless carnage. As against the image conjured by war poets, radical historians, and much popular literature, the ‘revisionists’ argue that battles like the Somme represent ‘a necessary sacrifice’. The revisionist argument 1. The ‘lions led by donkeys’ stereotypes of […]
Mathy’s airship was a giant cigar-shaped cylinder of gas bubbles filled with highly flammable hydrogen.
The second image gallery of Biplane picture gallery from artist Mark Bromley, revealed here in Military Times for the first time. Bristol F.2 Fighter