Cross is an author and journalist specialising in military history and the
He has written over 30 books, two of which, VE Day and We'll Meet
Again, have been best-sellers. He also has over
150 television documentaries to his credit, ranging from in-depth examinations of the CIA
and KGB to celebrations of the love lives of such Hollywood stars as Cary
Grant, Humphrey Bogart, Joan Crawford, and Jayne Mansfield.
has worked as a feature writer for The Daily Telegraph and Sunday Express
newspapers and acted as a consultant editor/contributor on many reference
books, among them Chronicle of the Cinema, Who’s Who in Hollywood,
Longman’s Encyclopedia of World War 2 and Warfare in the Ancient World.
Based in Hertfordshire, England, he has travelled widely and worked on
projects in London, the continent of Europe and the United States.