Kevin Dunion, the author of The Democracy of War,  is happy to answer any questions about the book, or this site. He would also be delighted to receive any additional information relevant to the people and times of the First World War. He can be contacted at


 The Kilrenny and Anstruther Burgh Collection is a local history society which publishes material , and organises exhibitions and talks. It has built up an archive of material tracking the development of the community and the people within it. It has a number of publications for sale and new members are always welcome. For more information contact the Collection at

The Democracy of War is published by the Kilrenny and Anstruther Burgh Collection and receives all of the proceeds of copies sold . Buy your copy securely on-line via the Kilrenny and Anstruther Burgh Collection On-line Book Shop  using Paypal or Credit card. 

Links for more Information

Commonwealth War Graves Commission  
The "Debt of Honour Register" is the Commission's database listing the 1.7 million men and women of the Commonwealth forces who died during the two world wars and the 23,000 cemeteries, memorials and other locations worldwide where they are commemorated. The register can also be searched for details of the 67,000 Commonwealth civilians who died as a result of enemy action in the Second World War.

Scotland's People - one of the largest online sources of original genealogical information with 90 million records to look through.

Scottish Fisheries Museum,  St Ayles, Harbourhead, Anstruther, Fife KY10 3AB 
+44 1333 310628

The Black Watch Regimental Museum  Balhousie Castle, Hay Street, Perth, PH1 5HR 01738 638152 

Edinburgh's War - a virtual history archive project of the Centre for the Study of Modern Conflict, the University of Edinburgh, to produce a unique history of the people and institutions of Edinburgh, Leith and the Lothians during the war years of 1914 to 1918.