Wed, 06 Feb|
Lecture Theatre, History Faculty
Sir Antony Beevor
Number one bestselling historian in Britain
Time & Location
06 Feb 2019, 19:30
Lecture Theatre, History Faculty, 41-47 George St, Oxford OX1 2BE, UK
About The Event
Antony Beevor is the author of Crete: The Battle and the Resistance (Runciman Prize), Stalingrad (Samuel Johnson Prize, Wolfson Prize for History and Hawthornden Prize), Berlin: The Downfall, The Battle for Spain (Premio La Vanguardia), D-Day: The Battle for Normandy (Prix Henry Malherbe and the RUSI Westminster Medal), The Second World War, and Ardennes 1944 (Prix Médicis shortlist).
The number one bestselling historian in Britain, Beevor's books have appeared in thirty-two languages and have sold just over seven million copies. A former chairman of the Society of Authors, he has received a number of honorary doctorates. He is also a visiting professor at the University of Kent and an Honorary Fellow of King's College, London. He was knighted in 2017.
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Free tickets for members of the Society. Join at stubbssociety.org.uk/join
Includes access to the drinks reception
Dinner at Côte Brasserie
Dinner with Sir Antony prior to his talk will be priced to your order. Meet at Côte Brasserie, George Street at 1800hrs. Please also purchase a "guest" ticket if you are not a member.