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Simon Sebag Montefiore is a historian and writer. His books are international bestsellers, published in 27 languages. CATHERINE THE GREAT AND POTEMKIN (originally POTEMKIN: PRINCE OF PRINCES) was shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson, Duff Cooper, and Marsh Biography Prizes. STALIN: THE COURT OF THE RED TSAR won the History Book of the Year Prize at the 2004 British Book Awards. YOUNG STALIN (published May 2007) is its companion and prequel. Born in 1965, Montefiore read History at Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge. A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, novelist, and television presenter, he lives in London with his wife, the novelist Santa Montefiore, and their two children. He is now writing JERUSALEM: THE BIOGRAPHY, a fresh history of the Middle East.

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One Night in Winter by Simon Sebag Montefiore
One Night in Winter
Simon Sebag Montefiore
Simon Sebag Montefiore is a leading historian, an expert on Stalinist Russia, who has written many histories including the definitive study of Stalin’s court, but this is very far from the work of a dry historian. Rich and vivid with...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2014
One Night in Winter by Simon Sebag Montefiore
One Night in Winter
Simon Sebag Montefiore
Set in Moscow just after WW2 this is a superbly written historical thriller full of secrets, lies and adultery - which in communist Russia at that time really were deadly sins.Two children from Moscow’s Elite educational establishment (School...
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/09/2013
Jerusalem : The Biography by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Jerusalem : The Biography
Simon Sebag Montefiore
One of our Great Reads you may have missed in 2011. Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 10 February 2011. A triumphant history, a compelling narrative that flows seamlessly throughout. Montefiore marshals a huge cast of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/03/2012
Stalin : The Court of the Red Tsar by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Stalin : The Court of the Red Tsar
Simon Sebag Montefiore
A Special Edition of Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar by Simon Sebag Montefiore to celebrate Orion's 20th anniversary. The remarkable untold story of the men and women who sustained Stalin in power in the Soviet Union for nearly...
Format: Paperback - Released: 20/02/2012
Jerusalem : The Biography by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Jerusalem : The Biography
Simon Sebag Montefiore
November 2011 MEGA Non-Fiction Book of the Month. One of our Great Reads you may have missed in 2011. Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 10 February...
Format: Paperback - Released: 27/10/2011
Jerusalem : The Biography by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Jerusalem : The Biography
Simon Sebag Montefiore
One of our Great Reads you may have missed in 2011. February 2011 Non-Fiction Book of the Month. Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 10 February 2011....
Format: Hardback - Released: 27/01/2011
Young Stalin by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Young Stalin
Simon Sebag Montefiore
Winner of the Costa Biography Award 2007.Costa Book Awards 2007 Judges' comment: "Incredible scholarship, lightly worn. This biography opens up the previously hidden secrets of Stalin's youth. An amazing story, exceptionally well told." The background to what...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/05/2008
Young Stalin by Simon Sebag Montefiore
Young Stalin
Simon Sebag Montefiore
Winner of the Costa Biography Award 2007.Costa Book Awards 2007 Judges' comment: "Incredible scholarship, lightly worn. This biography opens up the previously hidden secrets of Stalin's youth. An amazing story, exceptionally well told."
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2007

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