British Army Review

British Army Review

The British Army Review is intended to provide a forum for the discussion of all matters of professional interest to the soldier. Articles are invited from all ranks and from others having a special knowledge of or interest in military affairs. 

BAR Editions and Articles

Here you'll find the latest BAR editions and individual articles and a wide variety of themes and topics relating to the British Army and the wider defence community.

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Article: The Battle of Warsaw 1920: A Masterclass in Operational Art

This article is the first standalone article we have published under the BAR banner. Dr Paul Lawtawski analyses the Battle of Warsaw 1920 as an excellent example of operational art and how it translates to the British Army of the 21st Century.


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BAR Special Report The Gulf War Volume 1

British Army Review (BAR) Special Report: The Gulf War Volume 1 looks at the Gulf War 1990-1991 primarily from the perspective of the 1st Armoured Division using new material and archived material from BAR.

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The Centre for Historical Analysis and Conflict Research (CHACR) is the parent organisation for BAR. As a thinktank it is designed to challenge conventional thinking and inform strategic decision-making.

Here you will find events, interviews, publications and much more.

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Lessons of the Western Front