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John Keegan is the Defence Editor of the Daily Telegraph and Britain's foremost military historian. The Reith Lecturer in 1998, he is the author of many bestselling books including The Face of Battle, Six Armies in Normandy, Battle at Sea, The Second World War, A History of Warfare (awarded the Duff Cooper Prize), Warpaths, The Battle for History, Intelligence in War and, most recently, The Iraq War. For many years John Keegan was the Senior Lecturer in Military History at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst, and he has been a Fellow of Princeton University and Delmas Distinguished Professor of History at Vassar. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. He received the OBE in the Gulf War honours list, and was knighted in the Millennium honours list in 1999. John Keegan died in August 2012.

Featured Books, with extracts, by John Keegan

The First World War Illustrated by John Keegan
The First World War Illustrated
John Keegan
John Keegan’s masterful account of World War One still stands as one of the key texts. Now reissued in the centenary year, this is a clear and concise guide to World War One and its place in history, how its...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/01/2014

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