"A relatively brief overview of the Industrial Revolution with particular emphasis on the pivotal role played by Britain in this seminal but ongoing event. Of particular interest is the question “Why did it happen here and at precisely this point i..."
"At first I found this book riveting. British Espionage and counterespionage against Nazi Germany. Lots of episodes of during-do and deception. But after a while this book descended into tedium and a pea-soup of names and acronyms. After a while, a..."