Hudson, Miles (Matthew Lee)

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HUDSON, Miles (Matthew Lee)

HUDSON, Miles (Matthew Lee). British, b. 1925. Genres: History, Third World. Career: British Army, career officer, 1943-64, retiring as lieutenant colonel; in charge of Rhodesian affairs for the Conservative Research Department, England, 1964-70; political adviser to the British foreign secretary, 1970-74; farmer near Basingstoke, England, 1974-. Secretary of Hansard Commission for Electoral Reform, 1976; director of Conservative Group for Europe, 1977; member of Boyd Commission, Rhodesia, 1979. Publications: Triumph of Tragedy?: Rhodesia to Zimbabwe, 1981; (with J. Stanier) War and the Media: A Random Searchlight, 1997; Assassination, 2000. Address: Priors Farm, Mattingley, Hook, Hants., England.