A. J. P. Taylor Alan John Percivale Taylor (25 March 1906 – 7 September 1990) was a British historian who specialised in 19th- and 20th-century European diplomacy.
Adrian Gilbert (military writer) Adrian Gilbert (born 1954) is a British author and historian who writes primarily on the subject of military history – particularly relating to wars of the 20th century.
Alan C. Carey Alan C. Carey (born 1962) is an American author and historian who specializes in military aviation topics.
Alistair Horne Sir Alistair Allan Horne CBE FRSL (born 9 November 1925) is a British journalist, biographer and historian of Europe, especially of 19th and 20th century France.
Andrew Mollo Andrew Mollo (born 15 May 1940 in Epsom, Surrey, England) is a British expert on military uniforms, which has led him into a career in motion pictures and as an author of various books on milita...
Anthony Read Anthony "Tony" Read (born 21 April 1935) is a British script editor, television writer and author.
Antony Beevor Antony James Beevor, FRSL (born 14 December 1946) is a British historian, educated at Winchester College and Sandhurst.
Antun Miletić Antun Miletić (born 30 June 1931) is a Croatian and Serbian historian.
Arrigo Petacco Arrigo Petacco (Castelnuovo Magra, 1929) is an Italian writer, historian and journalist.
Arthur D. Morse Arthur D. Morse (b. 12/27/20, d.6/01/71)was a World War II historian, best known for his book While Six Million Died: A Chronicle of American Apathy (Random House, 1968).
B. H. Liddell Hart Sir Basil Henry Liddell Hart (31 October 1895 – 29 January 1970), commonly known throughout most of his career as Captain B. H. Liddell Hart, was an English soldier, military historian and...
Berit Nøkleby Berit Nøkleby (born 1939) is a Norwegian historian.
Brendan Clifford Brendan Clifford (born 1936) is an Irish historian and political activist.
Bruce Barrymore Halpenny Bruce Barrymore Halpenny is a widely respected English military historian and author, specialising in airfields and aircraft, as well as ghost stories and mysteries.
Carlo D'Este Carlo D'Este (born 1938 in Oakland, California) is an American military historian and biographer, author of several books, especially on World War II. He is a retired U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel.
Charles B. MacDonald Charles B. MacDonald (November 23, 1923–December 4, 1990) was a former Deputy Chief Historian for the United States Army.
Charles Whiting Charles Whiting (18 December 1926 – 24 July 2007), was a British writer and military historian and with some 350 books of fiction and non-fiction to his credit, under his own name and a va...
Cornelius Ryan Cornelius Ryan, (5 June 1920 – 23 November 1974) was an Irish journalist and author mainly known for his writings on popular military history, especially his World War II books: The Longest Da...
Correlli Barnett Correlli Douglas Barnett CBE FRHistS FRSL (born 28 June 1927) is an English military historian, who has also written works of economic history, particularly on the United Kingdom's post-war "ind...
Dan van der Vat Daniel Francis Jeroen van der Vat (born 28 October 1939, Alkmaar, North Holland) is a journalist, writer and military historian, with a focus on naval history.
David Fletcher (military historian) David Fletcher MBE is a British military historian specialising in the history of armoured warfare, particularly that of the United Kingdom.
David Fraser (British Army officer) General Sir David William Fraser, GCB, OBE (30 December 1920 – 15 July 2012) was a British Army officer who became Commandant of the Royal College of Defence Studies.
David Glantz David M. Glantz (born 11 January 1942 in Port Chester, New York) is an American military historian and the editor of the Journal of Slavic Military Studies.
Denis Richards Denis Richards (10 September 1910 – 25 November 2004) was a British historian.
Denis Whitaker Brigadier-General William Denis Whitaker, (February 27, 1915 – May 30, 2001) was a Canadian soldier, business man, and author.
Earl F. Ziemke Earl Frederick Ziemke was an American military historian whose work was mainly on World War II and especially the Soviet-German clash in Eastern Europe.
Edwin Palmer Hoyt Edwin Palmer Hoyt (August 5, 1923 – July 29, 2005) was a prolific American writer who specialized in military history.
Fitzroy MacLean, 1st Baronet Sir Fitzroy Hew Royle MacLean of Dunconnel, 1st Baronet KT CBE (11 March 1911– 15 June 1996) was a Scottish soldier, writer and politician.
Forrest Pogue Forrest Carlisle Pogue Jr. (1912–1996) was an official United States Army historian during World War II. He was a proponent of oral history techniques, and collected many oral histories from th...
Gavin Long Gavin Merrick Long OBE was an Australian journalist and military historian.
George Odgers George James Odgers was an Australian soldier, journalist and military historian.
Gordon Prange Gordon William Prange (July 16, 1910 – May 15, 1980) was the author of several World War II-historical manuscripts which were published by his co-workers after his death in 1980.
Hans Fredrik Dahl Hans Fredrik Dahl (born 16 October 1939) is a Norwegian historian, journalist and media scholar, best known in the English-speaking world for his biography of Vidkun Quisling, a Nazi collaborati...
Harry Hinsley Sir Francis Harry Hinsley OBE (26 November 1918 – 16 February 1998) was an English historian and cryptanalyst.
Henri Amouroux Henri Amouroux (1 July 1920 Périgueux, Dordogne – 5 August 2007 Le Mesnil-Mauger) was a French historian and journalist.
Howard Blum Howard Blum (born 1948) is an American author and journalist.
Ian Hawkins Ian Hawkins (born, 7 July 1939), is a British war historian, and author and editor of factual books about World War II. He has written five books.
Ivan Timokhovich Ivan Vasilievich Timokhovich (Russian: Тимохович Иван Васильевич) (May 23, 1922 – May 13, 1994) was a Russian military historian, Doctor of Historical Sciences, professor, Honored Scienti...
James Bradley (author) James Bradley (born 1954) is an American author, specializing in historical nonfiction chronicling the Pacific theatre of World War II. His father, John Bradley, was one of six men who became fa...
James D. Hornfischer James D. Hornfischer (born 1965 in Massachusetts) is an American literary agent and naval historian.
James Rusbridger James Rusbridger (1928–1994) was a British author on international espionage during and after World War II.
John A. English Lt.Col.-Dr. John A. English retired from the Canadian army with 37 years service in 1993.
John Erickson (historian) John Erickson (17 April 1929 South Shields – 10 February 2002 Edinburgh) was a British historian who wrote extensively on the Second World War.
John Grenville John Granville, 1st Earl of Bath PC (29 August 1628 – 22 August 1701) was an English royalist statesman, whose highest position was Lord Lieutenant of Ireland.
John Keegan Sir John Desmond Patrick Keegan, OBE, FRSL (15 May 1934 – 2 August 2012) was a British military historian, lecturer, writer and journalist.
John Lukacs John Adalbert Lukacs (born Lukács János Albert on 31 January 1924) is a Hungarian-born American historian who has written more than thirty books, including Five Days in London, May 1940'...
John Toland (author) John Willard Toland (June 29, 1912 – January 4, 2004) was an American writer and historian.
Jon Latimer Jonathan David Latimer (1964 – 4 January 2009) was an historian and writer based in Wales.
Julius Epstein (author) Julius Epstein (1901–1975) was a journalist and scholar, an Austrian Jewish émigré who fled Europe in 1938, worked during World War II in the Office of War Information, and after the war became ...
Karl-Heinz Frieser Karl-Heinz Frieser (born 1949 in Pressath, Bavaria) is a German military historian and a retired Colonel of the German Army.
Ken Hechler Kenneth William "Ken" Hechler (born September 20, 1914) is an American politician.
Kenneth Macksey Kenneth John Macksey (1 July 1923 – 30 November 2005) was a British author and historian who specialized in military history and military biography, particularly of World War II. Macksey was com...
Krisztián Ungváry Krisztián Ungváry, Hungarian historian of 20th century political and military history, best known for his definitive work on the siege of Budapest in World War II and his research of the work of...
Ladislas Farago Ladislas Faragó (1906 – 1980) was a military historian and journalist who published a number of best-selling books on history and espionage, especially concerning the World War II era.
Len Deighton Leonard Cyril Deighton (born 18 February 1929) is a British military historian, cookery writer, graphic artist, and novelist.
Leo Niehorster Leo Niehorster (b. February 8, 1947) is the webmaster of World War II Armed Forces Orders of Battle and Organizations and the author of several books on World War II. Niehorster holds a Ph.D...
Marc Milner Joseph Marc Milner, (born 12 April 1954) is a Canadian military and naval historian, author of several books including one novel.
Marek Jan Chodakiewicz Marek Jan Chodakiewicz (born in 1962 in Warsaw, Poland) is a Polish-American historian specializing in East Central European history of the 19th and 20th century.
Mark Solonin Mark Solonin (b. May 29, 1958, in Kuybyshev, USSR) is a Russian historian of World War II.
Martin Gilbert Sir Martin John Gilbert, CBE, PC (born 25 October 1936) is a British historian and honorary Fellow of Merton College, University of Oxford.
Mercedes Graf Mercedes Graf is a professor of psychology, an American military historian, and a historian of medicine.
Michael Burleigh Michael Burleigh (Born 3 April 1955) is a British author and historian.
Michael Carver, Baron Carver Field Marshal Richard Michael Power Carver, Baron Carver, (24 April 1915 – 9 December 2001) was a British soldier.
Michael Chappell Michael Chappell (born 1935), better known as Mike Chappell, is an English military historian and illustrator of military books.
Michael Howard (historian) Sir Michael Eliot Howard (born 29 November 1922) is a British military historian, formerly Chichele Professor of the History of War, Emeritus Fellow of All Souls College, Regius Professor of Modern...
Nicholson Baker Nicholson Baker (born January 7, 1957) is an American writer of fiction and non-fiction.
Nigel Hamilton (author) Nigel Hamilton (born 16 February 1944) is an award-winning British-born biographer, academic and broadcaster, whose works have been translated into sixteen languages.
Norman Franks Norman Leslie Robert Franks is an English writer who specialises in aviation books on the pilots and squadrons of World Wars I and II.
Norman Leslie Robert Franks Norman Leslie Robert Franks is an English writer who specialises in aviation books on the pilots and squadrons of World Wars I and II.
Oskar Mendelsohn Oskar Mendelsohn was a Norwegian educator, non-fiction writer and historian.
Peter Elstob Peter Frederick Egerton Elstob was a British soldier, adventurer, novelist, military historian and entrepreneur.
Raymond Mitchell Raymond Mitchell (November 3, 1920 - August 30, 2001) was a British Royal Marine Commando from 1940 to 1946, involved in military campaigns in Europe, including amphibious landings at Sicily, Sa...
Richard Landwehr Richard Landwehr has been the author of numerous books about the Waffen-SS, its foreign (that is, non-German) volunteers in particular.
Richard Overy Richard James Overy (born 23 December 1947) is a British historian who has published extensively on the history of World War II and the Third Reich.
Richard Woytak Richard Andrew Woytak (Poland, December 18, 1940 – March 6, 1998, Monterey, California, USA) was an American historian who specialized in European history of the Interbellum and World War II. H...
Robert Cowley Robert Cowley is an American military historian, who writes on topics in American and European military history ranging from the Civil War through World War II. He has held several senior positi...
Robert Leckie (author) Robert Leckie (December 18, 1920 – December 24, 2001) was an American author of books on United States military history, fiction, autobiography and children's books.
Roger Cram Roger Cram is a retired American professor who served as an academic administrator and the Director of Special Projects at Hiram College.
Roman Jarymowycz Lieutenant-Colonel Roman Jarymowycz, OMM, CD, Ph.D. is a decorated Canadian soldier and military educator.
Ronald E. Powaski An American historian, Ronald E. Powaski has written on the 20th century foreign policies of the United States and Europe.
Ronald Lewin Ronald Lewin (1914–1984), full name George Ronald Lewin, was a British military historian, radio producer and publishing editor.
S.L.A. Marshall S.L.A. Marshall (full name, Samuel Lyman Atwood Marshall) (July 18, 1900 – December 17, 1977) was a chief U.S. Army combat historian during World War II and the Korean War.
Sir Fitzroy MacLean, 1st Baronet Sir Fitzroy Hew Royle MacLean of Dunconnel, 1st Baronet KT CBE (11 March 1911– 15 June 1996) was a Scottish soldier, writer and politician.
Sir Fitzroy Maclean, 1st Baronet Sir Fitzroy Hew Royle Maclean, 1st Baronet, KT, CBE (11 March 1911 – 15 June 1996) was a Scottish soldier, writer and politician.
Stephen Bungay Stephen Bungay (born 1954) is a British management consultant, historian and author who has made a special study of the Battle of Britain.
Stephen E. Ambrose Stephen Edward Ambrose (January 10, 1936 – October 13, 2002) was an American historian and biographer of U.S. Presidents Dwight D. Eisenhower and Richard Nixon.
Telford Taylor Telford Taylor (February 24, 1908 – May 23, 1998) was an American lawyer best known for his role in the Counsel for the Prosecution at the Nuremberg Trials after World War II, his opposition to ...
Terese Pencak Schwartz Terese Pencak Schwartz (born in Wildflecken, Germany) is an American writer, historian, publicist and fine art photographer, who studied journalism and communication arts at the Michigan State U...
Terry Copp Terry Copp is a Canadian military historian and Professor Emeritus at Wilfrid Laurier University and is Director of the Laurier Centre for Military and Strategic Disarmament Studies.
Thomas M. Hatfield Thomas M. Hatfield is an American academic, lecturer, writer, and historian.
Tim Greve Tim Greve (20 February 1928 – 27 April 1986) was a Norwegian historian, civil servant, diplomatist, newspaper editor and biographer.
Tomasz Sommer Tomasz Krzysztof Sommer (born 16 October 1972 in Puławy, Poland) is a Polish writer, journalist and publisher, Editor-in-chief of weekly magazine Najwyższy CZAS.
Tony Banham Tony Banham is founder of the Hong Kong War Diary project, which studies and documents the 1941 defence of Hong Kong, the defenders, their families, and the fates of all until liberation.
Tore Pryser Tore Pryser (born 9 January 1945) is a Norwegian historian, who has served as professor at the Lillehammer University College since 1993.
Viktor Suvorov Viktor Suvorov (Ви́ктор Суво́ров, real name Vladimir Bogdanovich Rezun, Влади́мир Богда́нович Резу́н, born April 20, 1947 in Barabash, Primorsky Krai) is a Soviet Army Cold War-era Soviet ...
William Deakin Sir Frederick William Dampier Deakin (3 July 1913 – 22 January 2005) was a British historian, World War II veteran, literary assistant to Winston Churchill and the first warden of St Anton...
William L. Shirer William Lawrence Shirer (February 23, 1904 – December 28, 1993) was an American journalist, war correspondent, and historian, who wrote The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich, a history of Naz...
William T. Y'Blood William Thomas Y'Blood was an American World War II historian, notable as the author of eight books that have been translated into ten languages.