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John Davies (historian)

Welsh historian, and a television and radio broadcaster

John Davies (1938 – 16 February 2015)[1] was a Welsh historian, and a television and radio broadcaster. He worked for the BBC during his entire career.

John Davies
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Born1938
Died16 February 2015 (aged 76)
EducationUniversity College, Cardiff
Trinity College, Cambridge.
OccupationHistorian

Davies died at the age of 76.[1]

BooksEdit

  • Cardiff and the Marquesses of Bute, (Writers of Wales), University of Wales Press, January 1980, ISBN 0-7083-0761-2
  • A History of Wales, Penguin, 1994, ISBN 0-14-014581-8 (Revised edition 2007, ISBN 0-14-028475-3)
  • Broadcasting and the BBC in Wales, University of Wales Press, 1994, ISBN 978-0708312735
  • The Making of Wales, The History Press, 2nd edition printing: Oct 1, 2009, ISBN 0-7524-5241-X
  • The Celts, Cassell & Co, 2000 ISBN 0-304-35590-9
  • The Welsh Academy Encyclopaedia of Wales, University of Wales Press, April 17, 2008, ISBN 0-7083-1953-X
  • Wales: 100 Places to See Before You Die (with Marian Delyth), Y Lolfa, 2010, ISBN 978-1847713087

ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 "Historian and BBC commentator John Davies dies aged 76". BBC News. 16 February 2015. Retrieved 16 February 2015.