About the Author:
Alan Gallop is a journalist, author and teacher of PR and marketing subjects at commercial colleges. His previous work includes a book about Buffalo Bill's adventures in England, a history of the women and children who toiled in Victorian coal mines, and a biography of explorer Henry Morton Stanley. He has written about the birth and development of Heathrow and about the loss of HMS Affray, the last British submarine to go missing at sea. He is married with two children and lives in Ashford, Middlesex.