The winner of several prizes for his written work, Richard Overy has also had extensive experience of work in television. He is a Fellow of the British Academy.Richard Overy, Professor of History, is an expert on the history of WWII, air warfare, and the Hitler and Stalin dictatorships. He has published over 20 books, has been general editor of the Times History of the World, and wrote and edited the Times History of the Twentieth Century. Dale Dye enlisted in the United States Marine Corps in 1964 and served in Vietnam, surviving 31 major combat operations. He emerged from Southeast Asia highly decorated, and rose to the rank of Master Sergeant before he was chosen to attend Officer Candidate School.Dye founded Warriors, Inc, the leading military consultancy to motion pictures and television shortly after retiring from the Marine Corps and his firm has worked on more than fifty movies and TV shows including several Academy Award and Emmy winning productions.