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Philip W. Blood on Birds of Prey

Philip W. Blood on Birds of Prey

The historian of the Second World War has uncovered new detail on atrocities in eastern Poland.

Philip W. Blood, Birds of Prey is an extraordinary piece of work using groundbreaking research to produce an original book on the Second World War. Not an easy feat. Was this a story you discovered, or one you always wanted to tell? The book is both a narrative I was...

Philip W. Blood on Birds of Prey

Philip W. Blood

The historian of the Second World War discusses history, his writing and influences.

Philip W. Blood, what first attracted you to the period or periods you work in? My fascination with twentieth-century warfare was ignited by several memorable moments in childhood. My father, an aircraft design engineer with Avro, introduced me to the fascinating...

Philip W. Blood

Philip W. Blood

Dr. Philip W. Blood, a British historian based in Germany, who delves into the darkest chapters of human history through original research. Renowned for his ground-breaking works - Hitler’s Bandit Hunters (2006) and Birds of Prey (2021), he exposes the harrowing realities of the Nazi occupation and the Holocaust. In his latest masterpiece, War Comes to Aachen (2024), he unveils the tragedy of Total War's brutality.
Philip W. Blood

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Putin’s War, Russian Genocide, Edited by Philip W. Blood

Putin’s War, Russian Genocide, Edited by Philip W. Blood

Will stand the test of time much in the same way as Ken Burns' iconic series on the American Civil War.
Iain MacGregor

On 24 February 2022, President Vladimir Putin ordered the full-scale invasion of Ukraine in effect a massive escalation of a war he had begun in 2014 as a direct result of Ukraine’s ‘Revolution of Dignity’ which ousted the authoritarian regime of his ally Viktor...

Philip W. Blood on Birds of Prey

Philip W. Blood on Putin’s War

A new book looks at the Russo-Ukrainian War from social media to Putin's genocidal tendencies.

Philip W. Blood, many congratulations on this fascinating collection of essays. Why did you want to embark on this project? Thank you. The impetus to write the book originally followed from posting an open access paper on academic websites. The paper postulated that...

Putin’s War

Putin’s War

A new collection of essays raise important questions on the war in Ukraine.
Philip Blood

Putin's War Russian Genocide presents a critical exploration of the initial year of Russia's incursion into Ukraine, commencing in February 2022. This remarkable volume brings together a diverse panel of experts, including former soldiers, academics, and legal...