Antony Beevor


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in The United Kingdom
December 14, 1946

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Antony James Beevor is a British historian who was educated at Winchester College and Sandhurst. He studied under the famous historian of World War II, John Keegan. Beevor is a former officer with the 11th Hussars who served in England and Germany for five years before resigning his commission. He has published several popular histories on the Second World War and the 20th century in general.


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Dr Artem Drabkin Interview

Antony Beevor interviewed by the Russian historian Dr Artem Drabkin in Zanzibar on Saturday 7 September 2019

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“History is never tidy.”
Antony Beevor, The Battle for Spain: The Spanish Civil War 1936-1939

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