The Royal United Services Institute is pleased to announce that this year’s 2013 Duke of Westminster Medal for Military Literature – the only major UK award for multi-discipline military and security literature – will be presented to the winner by Historian and Presenter Dan Snow, on the 5 December 2013 at the Army and Navy Club in Pall Mall.
On 5 December 2013, the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies awarded the 17th Duke of Westminster's Medal for Military Literature to Anne Applebaum, for her book, Iron Curtain.
Further details about the book and other shortlisted books at www.rusi.org/westminstermedal
The Medal was presented by historian and broadcaster Dan Snow. Professor Michael Clarke opened the evening with a speech on Military Literature and culture. Both presentations can be seen below.