Mark Peel

Mark Peel attended Harrow School and Edinburgh University before teaching History and Politics at Fettes School in Scotland for more than twenty-five years. Besides contributing to the Oxford Dictionary of National Biography he is the author of eight books on cricket, politics and independent schools, one of which, England Expects: A Life of Ken Barrington, won the 1993 Cricket Society Literary Award.

Titles by Mark Peel

  • The New Meritocracy: A History of UK Independent Schools 1979-2014