Michael Simpson

Michael Simpson studied history at Cambridge's Fitzwilliam College and is now a Reader in American History at the University of Wales, Swansea. He is the Honorary General Editor of the volumes of the Naval Records Society and the author of seven publications, including Franklin D. Anglo-American Navy Relations, 1917-1919 (1991), Admiral of the Fleet Sir James Somerville's Papers (1995), and Admiral of the Fleet Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope's Papers, Vol. I: The Mediterranean Fleet, 1939-1942 (1999); II: The Mediterranean Fleet, 1939-1942 (1999); III: The Mediterranean Fleet, 1939-19