Frederick Taylor (historian)
Frederick Taylor (born 28 Dec 1947 at Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England) is a British historian and author of such works as Dresden: Tuesday, 13 February 1945 (2004) about the bombing of Dresden in World War II.
He was educated at Aylesbury Grammar School and read History and Modern Languages at Oxford University. He did postgraduate work at Sussex University specializing in the rise of the extreme right in Germany in the early 20th century. He translated the Goebbels Diaries, 1939–41 (1982) into English and also wrote some novels set in Germany.
- Walking Shadows. London: St Martins, 1985. ISBN 0-312-85457-9.
- The Peacebrokers London Random House UK, 1992 ISBN 0-7126-2914-9
- Kinder Garden. London: Random House UK, 1994. ISBN 0-09-968400-4
- Operation Thunderclap. London: Bloomsbury, 2003. ISBN 0-7475-5473-0
- Dresden: Tuesday, 13 February 1945. London: Bloomsbury, 2004. ISBN 0-7475-7078-7
- The Berlin Wall: 13 August 1961 – 9 November 1989. London: Bloomsbury, 2006. ISBN 0-7475-8015-4
- Translated Goebbels Diaries 1939–41. London: Hamish Hamilton, 1982. ISBN 0-241-10893-4
- Frederick Taylor's website
- Spiegel Online: "Dresden Bombing Is To Be Regretted Enormously", 11 February 2005
- Spiegel Online: The Countdown to Annihilation and the Legacy of the A-Bomb, 3 August 2005