Had another chance to talk with Prof. Alaric Searle of the University of Salford on the ongoing war in Ukraine and related subjects.
Playlist - Editorial Articles & Interviews
Some musings I had on an issue that needs addressing in modern war concerning the use of expensive missiles for low-grade targets.
Book review of the excellent account of the Soviet war in Afghanstan.
If you are interested in Special Forces and their operations, the National Navy UDT-SEAL Museum is one of the few dedicated museum’s.
Review: The Chieftain is a great resource for anyone interested in tanks and armoured warfare.
The USS Yorktown and Patriots Point Museum is a world-class military museum that is a must see for those with an interest in history and military affairs.
An excellent example of successful propaganda that should be of interest to historians and military officers.
Dr. Felton has written numerous books (which I’ll have to get around to reading and reviewing someday) but for general interest you can’t go wrong with trawling through his YouTube Channel – Mark Felton Productions.
There is well grounded reasons for researchers to treat with suspicion web-based sources. Lack of citation and accountability means that one can pretty much say whatever one likes on the web. But there are websites out there that provide truly outstanding material. Armouredcarriers.com is the perfect example of how web resources can provide historians and other interested parties with first rate information for their research.
Another gun blog, Silah Report is probably THE place you want to check out if you are interested in firearms, both current and historical, that are in use in the MENA area.
About This Playlist
Find all my collected articles here, including longform essays, interviews, and film/book/website reviews. Recommended reads where I include personal experience: “Lessons in Working with Indigenous Forces” and “The Evolution of the Suicide Car Bomb, How to Stop Them and Why Militaries Need to Think About Them.”