Alan Palmer

Alan Warwick Palmer (born 1926) is a British author of historical and biographical books.



Palmer was educated at Bancroft's School, Woodford Green, London, and Oriel College, Oxford. He spent 19 years as senior history teacher at Highgate School before becoming a full-time writer and researcher.[1] His late wife, Veronica Palmer collaborated on several of his books.

Honours and awards

He was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in 1980.[2]




Reference works


  1. ^ History Study Centre: Retrieved 24 April 2012. ; Faber author page: Retrieved 24 April 2012.
  2. ^ "Royal Society of Literature All Fellows" . Royal Society of Literature. Archived from the original on 5 March 2010. Retrieved 10 August 2010.

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Categories: Information and reference writers | Living people | Historians of Europe | English biographers | Fellows of the Royal Society of Literature | People educated at Bancroft's School | Alumni of Oriel College, Oxford | Historians of the Napoleonic Wars | 1926 births

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