Gavin Mortimer

Gavin Mortimer is the author of Stirling’s Men (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2004), a ground-breaking history of the early operations of the SAS, and The Longest Night: Voices from the London Blitz (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2005). A versatile writer whose many books have been published on both sides of the Atlantic, Gavin continues to contribute to a wide range of publications from BBC History magazine to Esquire to Military Illustrated, and is also a regular contributor to several major newspapers including The Observer, The Evening Standard and The Guardian.