English novelist, non-fiction writer, and presenter of history-themed television programs. He became known for his focus on Globe War II armed service background. His early magazines consist of Fortress Malta: An Isle Under Siege 1940-43 as well as the book The Burning up Blue. He helped set up an event known as the Chalke Valley History Festival. His relationship to Rachel Holland created several kids. His sibling, Tom Holland, also experienced a profession as an historic article writer. He and fellow English historian Ian Kershaw both became known for his or her work on the next Globe War era.