Peter Hore

About the editor: Captain Peter Hore is the author or editor of a dozen books about naval history, biography and strategy. As naval obituarist in the Daily Telegraph since 2002 he has written more half a million words on some 500 subjects ranging from men and women of the Royal Navy, Royal Marines and Merchant Navy to yachtsmen, marine artists and shipping magnates, and indeed anyone connected with the sea. In 2011 he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society and of the Royal Swedish Society of Naval Sciences.