Nicholas Stargardt Biography
Stargardt is the son of a German-Jewish father and Australian mother.
Born in Melbourne, he has lived in Australia, Japan, England and
Germany. He studied at Kings College, Cambridge, and is a fellow of
Magdalen College, Oxford, where he teaches modern European history.
Witnesses of War is his second book; his first, The German Idea
of Militarism, was published in 1994. He has written widely on the
history of modern Germany, political and social thought and the
Holocaust. He has two sons and is married to the historian Lyndal Roper.
This biography was last updated on 01/01/2011.
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