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Charles Rollings was born in Kent in 1959. Since graduating in 1984 he has been a regular contributor to Book & Magazine Collector, specialising in crime books and military history. His articles include definitive surveys of books on First World War POWs, Colditz, the Great Escape, the Commandos and W R Burnett. From 1987 to 1994 he worked for Hatchards in Piccadilly, where he ran the military history department, while teaching journalism part-time to evening classes and writing articles and reviews for The Times, The Daily Telegraph, The Guardian and The Independent amongst others. He was also a historical adviser on Going Underground: The Great Escape, a documentary shown on the BBC in 1994, and co-wrote, co-edited and appeared in Prisoner of War, a documentary made by Classic.