A vivid and important new history of one of the greatest naval battles ever The first comprehensive study to be based on the oral accounts of the men who were there Packed full of new, never-before-published material Peter Hart is an oral historian at the Imperial War Museum and has access to a vast repository of diaries, letters, written accounts and interviews about the engagement 'An almost cinematic account' Scotland on Sunday 'A gripping narrative' Sir John Keegan, Daily Telegraph
Nigel Steel is head of the Imperial War Museum's Research and Information Department. He and Peter Hart have collaborated on several titles, including works on Gallipoli, Passchendaele and the First World War in the air. Nigel Steel and Peter Hart are both historians at the Imperial War Museum in London. They have collaborated on three previous titles, on Passchendaele, Gallipoli and the First World War in the air.