Sales of STALINGRAD and BERLIN: THE DOWNFALL over two and a half million copies Already reprinted four times in hardback BBC 'Timewatch' (BBC2) planning documentary Nine weeks at No 1 in Spanish bestseller lists A Sunday Times bestseller Awarded 2005 La Vanguardia Prize for Non-Fiction in Spain STALINGRAD and BERLIN: THE DOWNFALL have been translated into 25 languages and won a plethora of the major prizes 'Fascination lies in the human drama, superbly captured by Beevor... a vivid chronicle of a dreadful time and place' Max Hastings, Sunday Times 'He has produced a moving masterpiece of the indictment of war' Felipe Fernandez-Armesto, The TLS 'An admirably clear-sighted account...Beevor's understanding of warfare and tactics is second to none...This is a great achievement' Miranda France, Daily Telegraph
Antony Beevor served as a regular officer in the 11th Hussars in Germany. His latest work, A WRITER AT WAR - VASILY GROSSMAN WITH THE RED ARMY 1941-1945, is an edition, with his Russian researcher, Dr Luba Vinogradova, of Grossman's wartime notebooks. A fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and Chevalier de l'Ordre des Arts et Lettres in France, Beevor has been chairman of Society of Authors; he is a visiting professor at Birkbeck College, University of London. He is married to the writer Artemis Cooper.
'exhaustive and admirably clear account.' THE SUNDAY TIMES 'the definitive book on the subject.' SUNDAY TELEGRAPH