Sir Antony James Beevor

Sir Antony James Beevor, FRSL (born 14 December 1946) is a British military historian. He has published several popular historical works on the Second World War and the Spanish Civil War.

Books in order of publication:


Violent Brink. London: John Murray, 1975.

For Reasons of State. London: Jonathan Cape, 1980.

The Faustian Pact. London: Jonathan Cape, 1983.

The Enchantment of Christina von Retzen. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1989.


The Spanish Civil War. London: Orbis, 1982.

Inside the British Army. London: Chatto and Windus, 1990.

Crete: The Battle and the Resistance. London: John Murray, 1991.

Paris After the Liberation, 1944–1949. London: Penguin, 1994.

Stalingrad. London: Viking Press, 1998

Berlin: The Downfall 1945. London: Penguin, 2002. (Published as The Fall of Berlin 1945 in the U.S.)

The Mystery of Olga Chekhova. London: Penguin, 2004.

The Battle for Spain: The Spanish Civil War 1936–1939. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2006.

D-Day: The Battle for Normandy. London: Penguin, 2009.

The Second World War. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2012.

Ardennes 1944: Hitler’s Last Gamble. Viking, 2015.

Arnhem: The Battle for the Bridges, 1944. Viking, 2018.

Russia: Revolution and Civil War, 1917—1921. London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2022.

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