Richard Overy is the author of The Origins of the Second World War, among other books.
In the LRB Archive:
- Rückzug: The German Retreat from France, 1944 by Joachim Ludewig, edited by David Zabecki
- Albert Speer: His Battle with Truth by Gitta Sereny
- Second World War by Martin Gilbert
- The Second World War by John Keegan