Book Review: No Better Place

No Better Place by Alistair Duncan My rating: 5 of 5 stars "No Better Place" is Alistair Duncan’s third book that charts a section of the life of Sherlock Holmes creator Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and covering the twenty three years before Sir Arthur’s death in 1930. You do not need to have read the … Continue reading Book Review: No Better Place

WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 13 – The Munitionettes

I sat down this month intending to write a post about the women who spent the war surrounded by explosives and chemicals  - which turned their skins yellow, earning them the nickname of the Canaries, and caused many long term health issues - making the bullets and bombs that our Armies - at the various … Continue reading WWI: Fifty two months, fifty two posts – 13 – The Munitionettes