Richard Vaughan

Richard Vaughan lectured in history at the Universities of Cambridge, Hull and Central Michigan and also taught at the University of Groningen in the Netherlands, where he was chairman of the Arctic Centre. His previous publications include "Northwest Greenland: A History," "In Search of Arctic Birds," "The Illustrated Chronicles of Matthew Paris" and, with Nancy Jennings, "The Stone Curlew." He lives in Porlock, Somerset.