The Counter Insurgency Manual


The author, an expert in counter terrorism, has produced a very easy to follow guide to the subject with good supporting illustration. – Terrorism and associated criminal activity has dominated the period since the end of WWII and this manual-style review is very timely– Highly Recommended.

U-Boats Beyond Biscay, Donitz Looks To New Horizons


The author, a former merchant marine captain with forty years experience, has developed a second career as a successful naval historian. – The tonnage of U-Boat books must rival a months sinkings in WWII, but here is a book that provides fresh insight into one of the least reviewed aspects of the U-Boat war – Highly Recommended.

Images of War Special, The Panzer IV, Hitler’s Rock

A valuable addition to a very popular series. – This reviewer wonders about the addition of ‘special’ to some books in the Images of War Series, because they are all special. However this book is well up to standard for the series – Highly Recommended.

Chemring Countermeasures USA, has been awarded a US$28 million contract by the US Army

Chemring Group PLC is pleased to announce that its US based subsidiary, Chemring Countermeasures USA, has been awarded a US$28 million contract by the US Army Garrison at Rock Island Arsenal. This award, which is part of a multi-year option contract in support of the US Army and Air Force, is for the manufacture and delivery of M206, MJU-7A/B and MJU-10/B infra-red decoy flares. Deliveries against this contract will be made in FY17 and FY18, with all work being performed at the Kilgore Flares facility, in Toone, Tennessee.

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Nearly a third of cyber security professionals admit to ‘squatting’ on their competitors’ domains

Over 40% are willing to spend over £10,000 to stop others doing the same to their organisation

London, UK, 31 July 2017 DomainTools, the leader in domain name and DNS-based cyber threat intelligence, today announced the results of a survey which found that nearly a third (28%) of cyber security professionals have bought domain names to deflect business away from competitors.

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Harper and Jewiss Impresses As Wood Claims Maiden Win At Snetterton

Douglas Motorsport celebrated a strong second half of the Simpson Race Products Ginetta Junior Championship at Snetterton this weekend (29 / 30 July) as Daniel Harper picked up a pair of wins and Kiern Jewis a brace of second places in Norfolk. Elsewhere, HHC Motorsport claimed the remaining race win after Tom Wood took his first victory of the season.

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Objective Saint-Lo, 7 June 1944 – 18 July 1944


Bringing to life the bitter fighting that followed the US landing on Omaha Beach as the troops tried to develop their beach head and then fight out to reach Saint-Lo. – An exciting story with insights from those who were there and an amazing collection of photographs, drawing and maps – Highly Recommended.