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Amanda Foreman - Author


Amanda Foreman is the author of the international bestseller Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire (1999) which has been translated into thirteen languages and won the Whitbread Prize for Biography. The book inspired a documentary, a radio play starring Dame Judi Dench, and a film, The Duchess, released in 2008, starring Keira Knightly and Ralph Fiennes. She is currently a research fellow at Queen Mary, University of London. She is married with five children.

Featured Books, with extracts, by Amanda Foreman

A World on Fire : An Epic History of Two Nations Divided by Amanda Foreman
A World on Fire : An Epic History of Two Nations Divided
Amanda Foreman
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 25 November 2010. In A World on Fire Amanda Foreman brings her unique style of epic biography to the American Civil War. This is a new and dramatic account of the...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/11/2010

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