Books by Jonathan Dimbleby

THE BATTLE OF THE ATLANTIC by Jonathan Dimbleby
HISTORY
Released: March 1, 2016

"Recent historians such as Clay Blair emphasize that the Allied supply line was never seriously in jeopardy, but Dimbleby sticks to the traditional cliffhanger version, delivering a gripping history overflowing with anecdotes and enough calamity, misery, explosions, and individual valor for a Hollywood disaster epic."
A fine account of the brutal sea campaign against Nazi Germany, from writer and broadcaster Dimbleby (Destiny in the Desert: The Road to El Alamein, 2013, etc.).Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Sept. 15, 2013

"A great one-volume interpretation, the equal of Rick Atkinson's recent version and almost equivalent to much longer, older accounts by Barrie Pitt and Alan Moorehead."
"Before Alamein we never had a victory; after Alamein we never had a defeat": one of many memorable Churchill-isms that do not survive the acute eye of writer and filmmaker Dimbleby in this fine account of Britain's 1940-1942 North African campaign. Read full book review >