English Historical Fiction Authors
Monday, November 6, 2023
The Oaks Mine Christmas Disaster
by David A. Jacinto December 12th, 1866, began not unlike most winter days in the village of Hoyle Mill. Two weeks before Christmas, a fogg...
Saturday, August 19, 2023
The British Women who Flew in World War Two
The Second World War was the first in which women played a role in aviation. Russian women flew combat missions as bomber and fighter pilo...
Monday, July 31, 2023
by Jack Heerema The 19th century historian’s work was not complete unless infused with a touch of misogyny. This is particularly prevalen...
Saturday, July 29, 2023
British Women at War: Womens' Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF)
The youngest and arguably the most dynamic and egalitarian of the womens' services was the WAAF. While the other women's services ...
Saturday, July 8, 2023
British Women at War: The Women's Royal Navy Service
The smallest and most elite of the women's services in the U.K. was undoubtedly the Women's Royal Naval Service or WRNS. Because i...
Sunday, June 25, 2023
British Women at War: The Role of the Auxiliary Territorial Service (ATS) in WWII
From the start of the war, British women were encouraged to volunteer for one of the three women's auxiliary military services: Auxil...
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