ANDREW RAWSON is a freelance writer who has written over thirty-five books on many conflicts. He has written eight books for Pen and Sword's 'Battleground Europe' series and three reference books for The History Press 'Handbook' series. He has edited Eyes Only: The Top Secret Correspondence between Marshall and Eisenhower and Organizing Victory: The War Conferences 1941-1945. This is the ninth volume in a ten part series on the British Army's battles on the Western Front in World War I. He has a master's history degree with Birmingham University.