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Professor James Shapiro, who teaches at Columbia University in New York, is the author of Rival Playwrights, Shakespeare and the Jews, and Oberammergau: The Troubling Story of the World's Most Famous Passion Play. 1599: A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare won the BBC FOUR Samuel Johnson Prize in 2006.

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1599 A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare by James Shapiro
1599 A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare
James Shapiro
Winner of the Samuel Johnson Prize for Non-Fiction 2006. This book brings the news, intrigue and flavour of the times together with wonderful detail about how Shakespeare worked as an actor, businessman, and playwright, to create an exceptionally immediate and...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/04/2006

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