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Peter Padfield is a leading naval historian and biographer. He trained for the sea as a cadet in . Worcester, subsequently serving in the P & O Line
By (author) Peter Padfield. Peter Padfield is a leading naval historian and biographer. Worcester, subsequently serving in the P & O Line. In 1957 he sailed under Cdr. Alan Villiers in the replica pilgrim bark, Mayflower II, from Plymouth, England to Plymouth, Massachusetts, where Mayflower is now preserved. Working his passage to the south Pacific he sailed among the Solomon Islands before leaving the sea and settling with his wife in Suffolk, England.
Peter L. N. Padfield (born 1932) is a British author, biographer, historian, and journalist who specializes in naval history and in the Second World War period. His early journalism appeared under the name P. L. Padfield. As well as his non-fiction work, he has also published four novels. Born in British India, Padfield attended a well-known boarding school for boys, Christ's Hospital, then trained for a naval career as a Royal Naval Reserve cadet on HMS Worcester.
recreates the tribulations and horrors of that especially brutal form of warfare within a sturdily analytical and often critical framework.
Peter Padfield Award-winning historian Peter Padfield unearths evidence revealing that .
Hess’s peace mission to Britain in May 1941 remains one of the Second World War’s greatest mysteries. As this book reveals, far from being a disillusioned renegade, he had Hitler’s backing – recently discovered Soviet archives confirm it. Award-winning historian Peter Padfield unearths evidence revealing that Hess carried a draft peace treaty committing Hitler to the evacuation of occupied European countries. The treaty remains suppressed, final proof of a continuing official cover-up on Hess' mission.
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