The Past & Present Series reconstructs historical battles by using photography, juxtaposing modern views with those of the past together with concise explanatory text. It shows how much infrastructure has remained and how much such as outfits, uniforms, and ephemera has changed, providing a coherent link between now and then.
“Another good addition to the series, useful and handy enough to carry with you if you plan to visit the area and good value." ~Military Model Scene
"The latest array of titles in Casemate's Past and Present series offers a superb mix of maps and photographs, supplemented by brief but informative text…Outstanding value in terms of both quality and price." *Winner of the 'Miniature Wargames Recommends' award for January 2018*” ~Miniature Wargames
“This series of books have been planned and executed by Casemate with panache...They would make ideal Christmas presents for younger history buffs because each volume offers just about enough in a single sitting. I cannot fault them.” ~War History Online
“A definite must buy if you’re going on a battlefield tour of the area.” ~Army Rumour Service
The titles in the 'Past & Present' series are very much worthwhile having on the bookshelf, as a reference work, or to be enjoyed as a general read.” ~GunMart
“An interesting introductory read, perhaps most suited to those less familiar with this infamous 'bridge too far' division.” ~Classic Military Vehicle