Tag Archives: Iraq

Giveaway: This We’ll Defend

The paperback of This We’ll Defend launches on the 3rd of March. To mark the launch, I’m giving away five copies at Goodreads. For a chance of winning a copy, go to the Goodreads giveaway page.

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In Defence of Wargamers

Recently I saw the following comment on a friend’s Facebook page: That’s one reason why I’m a bit leery about tabletop wargaming which focuses on stuff like Second World War conflicts. Real people died in those real battles, I think … Continue reading

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Interview: Glenn Dean, Soldier/Geek

I recently finished reading Soldier / Geek by Glenn Dean. It’s an edited copy of the journal that Glenn kept during a six month deployment as a science adviser in Afghanistan. I found I had some questions after reading it, … Continue reading

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Remember The Dead. Don’t Forget the Living

Today is Remembrance Day here in the UK, a day to remember those who have died in war. However, it’s also worth remembering those who didn’t die on the battlefield. More veterans committed suicide after the the Falklands Conflict than … Continue reading

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Remembrance Day Charity Single

I recently received an e-mail from a friend who is a trustee of The Forgotten Heroes, a charity that helps wounded servicemen and women and their families. They’ve released a charity single, which they’re hoping to get into the charts … Continue reading

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