Monthly Archives: September 2012

Press Release: ‘Hurrah for Hussars publishing deal’

Two leading lights in the Suffolk Local History Council have secured an exclusive deal with one of the world’s leading publishers of military history. Dr Margaret Thomas and Dr Nick Sign will officially launch their limited edition study of the … Continue reading

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Helion author interview: “On ‘Chrome Dome’ missions we carried two to four nuclear weapons – each capable of destroying a city larger than London”

“An adult friend of my mother’s asked the usual: “What do you want to be when you grow up?” I answered:  “Either a pilot or a priest.” He said I’d best shoot for priest because I wasn’t smart enough to … Continue reading

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War Studies – What to expect and how to get the most out of your course

“It’s not just military history – this war, that battle. It’s war as a phenomenon in society. It’s ethics, philosophy, sociology, psychology, international politics… all the different factors that feed into conflict. I find it totally fascinating.” With term-time upon … Continue reading

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Helion author interview: “The name’s Parker… Linda Parker”

Uncovering the adventuring exploits of Bond creator Ian Fleming and his all-action elder brother Peter “Boys going on adventures – that’s the best way to describe it,” says writer Linda Parker speaking of her latest title ‘Ice, Steel and Fire. … Continue reading

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