Sir Antony Beevor is an award winning writer and military historian. His work has appeared in thirty two languages and sold more than seven million copies worldwide.
A regular officer with the 11th Hussars, he left the Army after five years to focus on his passion for writing. He has published four novels, and twelve books of non-fiction.
His most recent publication, Ardennes 1944: Hitler's Last Gamble, has received many 5 star reviews, including form the Telegraph. He is the author of Crete – The Battle and the Resistance (Runciman Prize), Stalingrad (Samuel Johnson Prize, Wolfson Prize for History and Hawthornden Prize for Literature), Berlin – The Downfall, The Battle for Spain (Premio La Vanguardia), and D-Day: The Battle for Normandy (Prix Henry Malherbe and the Royal United Services Institute Westminster Medal). His book, The Second World War, was another No. 1 international bestseller.
In 2014 he received the Pritzker Literature Award for Lifetime Achievement in Military Writing and in 2016 the Norton Medlicott Medal for Services to History.
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