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J.D. Davies is a historian who writes fiction and non-fiction about naval history. Born on 1 April, 1957 in Llanelli, Carmathenshire - an active port for centuries - he is best known for writing the Matthew Quinton novels.
After a few years working as a teacher specialising in history and politics, J.D. Davies decided to head back to Jesus College, Oxford to study naval history during the Restoration period. He now lives in Bedfordshire with his partner.