MY BACKGROUND

Military interests

  • Over thirty years of research and collecting information on military history, uniforms and orders of battle.
  • International profile as a respected military author with Osprey Press.
  • International network of contacts.

Foreign Languages

  • Bachelor of Arts (Double Honours) in French and German (Manchester University).
  • Master of Arts in modern German history and literature (Newcastle University)
  • Ph.D in German politics (Institute for German Studies, University of Birmingham). Thesis on ‘Germany and the Eastern Enlargement of NATO’.
  • Former Principal Lecturer in French and German (Northumbria University).
  • Postgraduate ability in French and German.
  • Good working knowledge of Italian.
  • Good reading ability of Spanish, Croatian and Czech.

Nigel Thomas Associates

  • Large and reliable network of military consultants and linguists.
  • An unrivalled archive of printed materials on military history, uniforms and orders of battle since 1900.
  • Good at communicating military subjects to non-experts.
Updated: 22 July 2017