Former leading New Zealand publisher and bookseller, and widely experienced judge of both the Commonwealth Writers Prize and the Montana New Zealand Book Awards, talks about what he is currently reading, what impresses him and what doesn't, along with chat about the international English language book scene, and links to sites of interest to booklovers.
Saturday, August 04, 2012
Military historian dies
Military historian John Keegan, 78,
died Thursday at his home in Kilmington, England after a long illness. Keegan
was the author of more than 20 books including THE FACE OF BATTLE (1976) and
THE HISTORY OF WARFARE (1993).