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Max will be talking about his forthcoming book CHASTISE: The Dam Busters Story 1943 at the following venues: Read More

Exploding the Dambusters Myth

There were dams; a dog with an embarrassing name; a march that everybody over 40 can hum.  Read More

Rave reviews for Chastise

'Max’s Hastings’s CHASTISE is a virtuoso performance ... Read mo
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Max Hastings

Max Hastings

Sir Max Hastings is an author, journalist and broadcaster whose work has appeared in every British national newspaper.  He now reviews regularly for the Sunday Times and New York Review of Books.  He has published twenty-six books, among the most recent of which are THE SECRET WAR: Spies, Codes and Guerrillas 1939-45 (2015); CATASTROPHE: Europe Goes to War 1914 (2013); ALL HELL LET LOOSE (2011); DID YOU REALLY SHOOT THE TELEVISION ?: A Family Fable (2010); FINEST YEARS: Churchill As Warlord 1940-45 (2009);  and ARMAGEDDON: The Battle for Germany 1944-45 (2004).

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