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David Crane - Author


David Crane's first book, 'Lord Byron's Jackal' was published to great acclaim in 1998, and his second, 'The Kindness of Sisters' published in 2002, is a groundbreaking work of romantic biography. In 2005 the highly acclaimed 'Scott of the Antarctic' was published, followed by 'Men of War', a collection of 19th Century naval biographies, in 2009. His 'Empires of the Dead' was shortlisted for the 2013 Samuel Johnson Prize. He lives in north-west Scotland.

Featured Books, with extracts, by David Crane

Witnessing Waterloo 12 Hours, 48 Lives, A World Forever Changed by David Crane
Witnessing Waterloo 12 Hours, 48 Lives, A World Forever Changed
David Crane
[Previously published as 'Went The Day Well'] David Crane’s history not only illuminates the Battle of Waterloo but also brings light to bear on Britain and the toll of the wars with Napoleon, the dead and the maimed, scarcely a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 22/02/2016
Went the Day Well Witnessing Waterloo by David Crane
Went the Day Well Witnessing Waterloo
David Crane
David Crane’s history not only illuminates the Battle of Waterloo but also brings light to bear on Britain and the toll of the wars with Napoleon, the dead and the maimed, scarcely a family in the country was unaffected by...
Format: Hardback - Released: 29/01/2015

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