Resources

Scotland

Jacobite Stories by Dane Love

The ’45: Bonnie Prince Charlie and the Untold Story of the Jacobite Rising by Christopher Duffy

– The Outlandish Companion by Diana Gabaldom

-Tartans of Scotland by Blair Urquhart ( I bought this in a tiny shop somewhere in Scotland, but you can find many other ones by different authors)

 

Pirates

The Pirate Primer: Mastering the Language of Swashbucklers and Rogues by George Choundas

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Pirates by Gail Selinger

 

WWI

War Girls: the First Aid Nursing Yeomanry in the First World War by Janet Lee

The Roses of No Man’s Land by Lyn MacDonald

A Testament of Youth by Vera Brittain

Rites of Spring: The Great War and the Birth of the Modern Age by Modris Eksteins

Nurses at the Front: Writing the Wounds of the Great War by Margaret Higonnet

The Last Fighting Tommy: The Life of Harry Patch, Last Veteran of the Trenches 1898-2009 by Harry Patch

Lady Under Fire on the Western Front: the Great War Letters of Lady Dorothie Feilding by Andrew Hallam

Women in the First World War by Neil Storey

A Volunteer Nurse on the Western Front: Memoirs from a WWI Camp Hospital by Olive Dent

The Forbidden Zone: A Nurse’s Impressions of the First World War by Mary Borden

The Backwash of War by Ellen La Motte

 

WWII

When Paris Went Dark: the City of Light Under German Occupation 1940-1944 by Ronald Rosbottom

And the Show Went On: Cultural Life in Nazi-occupied Paris by Alan Riding

France: the Dark Years 1940-1944 by Julian Jackson

Nazi Paris: the History of an Occupation 1940-1944 by Allan Mitchell

 

 

Films:

-Outlander (TV series)

-Passchendaele

-Birdsong

-Joyeux Noel

-Regeneration

-Band of Brothers

-Inglorious Bastards

-Saving Private Ryan

-The Longest Day

-Patton

-Valkyrie

-Black Book

-Pearl Harbor

-Pirates of the Caribbean

-Braveheart

-Outlander

-Rob Roy

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>