Spiers, Edward M(ichael)

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SPIERS, Edward M(ichael)

SPIERS, Edward M(ichael). British, b. 1947. Genres: History, Military/ Defense/Arms control, Biography. Career: City of London Polytechnic, Lecturer, 1974-75; University of Leeds, Defense Lecturer, 1975-85, Lecturer, 1985-87, Reader, 1987-93, Professor of Strategic Studies, 1987-. Fellow of the Royal Historical Society, 1980-. University of Alberta, Edmonton, Visiting Lecturer, 1987. Publications: Haldane: An Army Reformer, 1980; The Army and Society 1815-1914, 1980; Radical General: Sir George de Lacy Evans, 1787-1870, 1983; Chemical Warfare, 1986; Chemical Weaponry, 1989; The Late Victorian Army, 1868-1902, 1992; Chemical and Biological Weapons: A Study of Proliferation, 1994; (ed.) Sudan: The Reconquest Reap- praised, 1998; Weapons of Mass Destruction: Prospects for Proliferation, 2000. Address: 170 Alwoodley Lane, Leeds, W. Yorkshire LS17 7PF, England.