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Max Hastings

Published: May 1, 2015 at 1:28 pm
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  • Vietnam: An Epic Tragedy 1945-75
  • Ashburton Hall, Elizabeth II Court
  • Saturday 6 October
  • 18.00–19.00

Max will chronicle one of the most devastating international conflicts of the 20th century, blending a political and military narrative with vivid personal experiences.


Max Hastings is the author of 26 books including the bestselling All Hell Let Loose, Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War 1914 and The Secret War. His upcoming book recounts the Vietnam War with the benefit of his own memories. Max reported on the war for various newspapers and BBC TV, riding a helicopter out of Saigon during the final evacuation in 1975.


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