ANDREW RAWSON is a freelance writer who has written over thirty 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 his eighth book in a 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.