These essays set the relationship between the Army and society in the context of the 20th century as a whole. They then consider the key areas of current controversy - the pressure on the Army caused by changes in society, the Army's "right to be different", race, homosexuality and gender.
British Army Review - mainly descriptive
"A most valuable collection of lucid, well written and pertinent articles."
"it would help if this excellent book could be compulsory reading by every member of both houses-Lords and Commons.