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Encore Q&A: Antony Beevor

Washington, DC
Saturday, March 9, 2013

Our guest is military historian and author Antony Beevor. He discusses his historical narrative, “The Second World War.” Beevor talks about the origins of the conflict spanning from before Hitler’s invasion of Poland to the aftermath of the war and its global impact on the major powers of the day. He describes Adolf Hitler’s dark and chaotic final days, including his marriage to Eva Braun and the couple’s subsequent suicide. Mr. Beevor also discusses his writing style and the barn he converted to a library in England to research and write the book.

Updated: Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 4:48pm (ET)

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