Martin King is an Emmy Award winning British military historian, lecturer, and author. He spends his time writing, lecturing, working with veterans' organizations, and visiting European battlefields, where he's had the honor of reintroducing many veterans to the sites where they fought. He has traced the individual histories of veterans for almost 20 years. He has lectured at universities, and British and US military bases around the world. In 2007 he became Historical Consultant and writer on the hit series Greatest Tank Battles. His previous books include The Tigers of Bastogne and The Fighting 30th.
The book authors liberally season their narrative with first hand
accounts by individual soldiers, including some from the enemy's
side, which help illustrate how the experience of military service
and combat has changed, and in some cases not changed, over the
century... To War with the 4th will be of value for those with an
interest in the experience of combat. * NYMAS *
...interspersed with many first-hand accounts which vividly bring to life the realities of warfare. * Army Rumour Service *