A. J. P. Taylor

A. J. P. Taylor

Born: March 25, 1906

Died: September 7, 1990

Nationality: British

Occupation: Historian

Biography: Alan John Percival Taylor, FBA was a British historian who specialised in 19th and 20th century European diplomacy. Both a journalist and a broadcaster, he became well known to millions through his television lectures. His combination of academic rigour and popular appeal led historian Richard Overy to describe him as the Macaulay of our age.

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