Calvocoressi, Peter (John Ambrose)

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CALVOCORESSI, Peter (John Ambrose)

CALVOCORESSI, Peter (John Ambrose). British (born Pakistan), b. 1912. Genres: History, International relations/Current affairs. Career: Calledtothe Bar, 1934; Wing Comdr., trial of major war criminals, Nuremberg, 1945-46; Member of Staff, 1949-54, and of Council, 1955-72, Royal Institute of International Affairs; Director, Chatto and Windus Ltd. and The Hogarth Press Ltd., publishers, London 1954-65; Reader, part-time, in International Relations, University of Sussex, Brighton, 196571; Editorial Director, 1972-73, and Publisher and Chief Executive, 1973-76, Penguin Books Ltd., London; Chairman, Open University Educational Enterprises, 1979-88. Member of the Council, Institute for Strategic Studies, 1961-71; Chmn, The Africa Bureau, 1963-71; Chmn, London Library, 1970-73. Publications: Nuremberg: The Facts, the Law and the Consequences, 1947; Survey of International Affairs, 5 vols., 1947-54; (with G. Wint) Middle East Crisis, 1957; South Africa and World Opinion, 1961; World Order and New States, 1962; World Politics since 1945, 7th ed. 1996; (with G. Wint) Total War, 1972, 1989; The British Experience 1945-1975, 1978; Top Secret Ultra, 1980; Independent Africa and the World, 1985; A Time for Peace, 1988; Who's Who in the Bible, 1988; Threading My Way, 1994; Fall Out: World War II and the Shaping of Postwar Europe, 1997. Address: l Queen's Parade, Bath BAl 2NJ, England.