Ronald Atkin is a journalist, author and historian whose works include Revolution!:
Mexico 1910-1920; Maintain The Right, an early history of the Mounted Police of Canada;
Dieppe 1942: The Jubilee Disaster; and The Book of Wimbledon. Britain’s Sports Journalist
of the Year in 1984, he also narrowly survived the detailed research necessary to
compile Great Bars of the World.