John Gooch is Emeritus Professor of International History, University of Leeds, and Honorary Professor of History, University of Kent.

Books in order of publication:

The Plans of War the General Staff and British Military Strategy, c.1900-19161974
Armies in Europe1980
Strategy and the Social Sciences1981
The Prospect of War: The British Defence Policy 1847-19421981
The Unification of Italy1986
Army, State, and Society in Italy, 1870-19151989
Decisive Campaigns of the Second World War1990
Airpower: Theory And Practice1995
The Boer War: Direction, Experience and Image2000
Italy and the Second World War2001
Mussolini and His Generals: The Armed Forces and Fascist Foreign Policy, 1922-19402007
Military Deception and Strategic Surprise!2012
The Italian Army and the First World War2014
Armies in Europe: Volume 12015
Mussolini’s War: Fascist Italy from Triumph to Collapse, 1935-19432020