Essays and Monographs

This page is a resource for collectors to publish short monographs on British and Empire militaria that collectors, researchers and historians may find of interest. If you have an article that you would like to include here, please send it to for consideration*.

The “Bird Cage” Press Studs of World War One- A Short history of Early Snap Fasteners by Steve Saunders.

The First Purpose Designed Aviators’ Helmet- The role of Samuel Cody & its football helmet origins by Steve Saunders

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