To coincide with the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Stalingrad this year, multi-million selling author Anthony Beevor will be talking about his book Stalingrad and Berlin at the next Writer of the Month talk at the National Archives in Kew.

The author, who has written four novels and ten non-fiction books, will give a talk followed by a book signing.

His talk will focus on researching the reality of war and using original records in his writing.

It is part of the Writer of the Month series at the National Archives to widen awareness of historical records and their uses for writers.

Writer of the Month Anthony Beevor, Stalingrad & Berlin -Researching the Reality of War; National Archives, Kew; March 12; 2pm-3pm; Free; Email