Cry Havoc: the history of war dogs

Nigel Allsopp

From Babylonian war dogs with spiked collars to modern explosive detection dogs, canines have long been a soldier's best friend.

Nigel Allsop, a highly experienced war dog handler, details how the incredible abilities of dogs are indispensable in military and police operations. Country by country, he explains how dogs have been used for patrolling, guarding, search and rescue and many other specialised tasks.

Soft cover, colour photographs, 222 pages.