Great Britain's Great War | Jeremy Paxman
Friday, 28 March 2014 from 14:00 to 15:00 (GMT)
Kew, United Kingdom
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
The National Archives is hosting Writer of the Month, a series of talks to broaden awareness of historical records and their uses for writers. Each month, a high-profile author will visit The National Archives to share their writing experience and tell us more about their books.
Jeremy Paxman was born in Yorkshire and educated at Cambridge. He is an award-winning journalist who spent ten years reporting from overseas, notably for Panorama. He is the author of seven books of non-fiction including The English, The Political Animal and Empire. He is the presenter of Newsnight and University Challenge and has presented BBC documentaries on various subjects including Victorian, Wilfred Owen and Empire.
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The National Archives
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