Paul Johnson (writer)
From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Paul Johnson (1928 – 2023) was an English journalist, popular historian, speechwriter, and author. Although associated with the political left in his early career, he became a popular conservative historian.
He is known for books such as
A History of Christianity (1976)
Modern Times: A History of the World from the 1920s to the 1980s (1983),
Intellectuals: From Marx and Tolstoy to Sartre and Chomsky (1988)
A History of the American People (1997).