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Jim Beach

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  • Senior Lecturer in 20th Century History, Humanities

Accepting PhD Students

20062019
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Research Output 2006 2019

2019

British Signals Intelligence in the Trenches, 1915-1918: Part 1, Listening Sets

Beach, J. & Bruce, J., 8 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Intelligence History.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

development of intelligence
Western world
allies
prisoner
telephone

British Signals Intelligence in the Trenches, 1915-1918: Part 2, Interpreter Operators

Beach, J. & Bruce, J., 8 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Journal of Intelligence History.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

interpreter
military
First World War
telephone
intelligence
2018

British Intelligence and the Battle of Verdun

Beach, J., 1 Jul 2018, At All Costs: The British Army on the Western Front, 1916. Jones, S. (ed.). Solihull: Helion, p. 93-116 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearch

2015

An historian in peace and war: the diaries of Harold Temperley, edited by T.G. Otte

Beach, J., 31 Jul 2015, Journal of Intelligence History, p. 65-67 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publication types Book/Film/Article reviewResearch

Rating
Audit
Teeth
Managers
Editing

The Diary of Corporal Vince Schürhoff, 1914-1918

Schürhoff, V., Beach, J. & Beach, J. (ed.), 1 Jan 2015, First ed. History Press. 335 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesBookResearch

Diary
2013

Haig's Intelligence: GHQ and the German Army, 1916-1918

Beach, J., 24 Oct 2013, Cambridge University Press. 369 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesBookResearchpeer-review

German Army
British Army
France
Western Front
Opponents
2 Downloads (Pure)

No cloaks, no daggers: the historiography of British Military Intelligence

Beach, J., Moran, C. R. (ed.) & Murphy, C. J. (ed.), 1 Jan 2013, Intelligence Studies in Britain and the US: Historiography Since 1945. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, p. 202-221 336 p.

Research output: Contribution to Book/Report typesChapterResearchpeer-review

File
Historiography
Military
Dagger
History
Spies
2012

Issued by the General Staff: doctrine writing at British GHQ, 1917-1918

Beach, J., 1 Nov 2012, In : War in History. 19, 4, p. 464-491 28 p., 4.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Staff
Doctrine
Writer
Learning Curve
2010

The Military Papers of Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Cuthbert Headlam, 1910-1942

Beach, J., 1 Jan 2010, History Press. 324 p.

Research output: Book/Report typesBookResearch

British Army
Staff
France
Writer
Letters
2008

From Art of Reconnaissance to the Yellow Book: British Military Intelligence, 1902-1915

Beach, J., 1 Dec 2008, In : Guerres Mondiales et Conflits Contemporains. 232, p. 1-16 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Art
Reconnaissance
Military
Africa
Army

Intelligent civilians in uniform: the British Expeditionary Force’s Intelligence Corps Officers, 1914-1918

Beach, J., 1 May 2008, In : War & Society. 27, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Corps
France
Controlled
Personnel
British Army

Soldier education in the British Army, 1920-2007

Beach, J., 1 Sep 2008, In : History of Education. 37, 5

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
soldier
military
education
career advancement
compulsory education
2007

British intelligence and German tanks, 1916-1918

Beach, J., 1 Nov 2007, In : War in History. 14, 4

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Threat
Military
British Army
Open Access
Western Front
Anglo-American
National Security
World War I
Armistice
2006

The British Army, the Royal Navy, and the 'big work' of Sir George Aston, 1904-1914

Beach, J., 1 Jan 2006, In : The Journal of Strategic Studies. 29, 1

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleResearchpeer-review

Open Access
Army
Planning
British Army
Royal Navy
Sympathy