- 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.
- Bachelor of Arts (Double Honours) in French and
German (Manchester University).
- Master of Arts in modern German history and literature
- 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
- Postgraduate ability in French and German.
- Good working knowledge of Italian.
- Good reading ability of Spanish, Croatian and
Nigel Thomas Associates
- Large and reliable network of military consultants
- An unrivalled archive of printed materials on
military history, uniforms and orders of battle
- Good at communicating military subjects to non-experts.