With Simon Sebag Montefiore. He read history at Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge University, where he received his Doctorate of Philosophy (PhD). 99 $14.99 $14.99. He has been awarded the Literary Prize Lupicaia del Terriccio 2017 for his "meticulous and captivating narration of the history of the Romanovs" in his book ‘The Romanovs: 1613-1918’. Buy now with 1-Click ® Written in History: Letters That Changed the World. Simon Montefiore was born in London to Stephen Eric Sebag Montefiore and Phyllis April Jaffé. ‘Simon Sebag Montefiore says that ‘the story of Jerusalem is the story of the world’, because the city becomes more and more a centre of the world. Contact Simon Sebag Montefiore. After the Edict of Ex­pul­sionwas is­sued against the Jews in Spain of 1492, some of Mon­te­fiore's an­ces­tors stayed in the coun­try whilst re­main­ing se­cretly Jew­ish. His second book Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man was published in 2006. Simon Sebag Montefiore is an international bestselling author and famed historian whose books have been published in 45 languages. In a seamless meshing of exhaustive research, brilliant synthesis and narrative elan, Simon Sebag Montefiore chronicles the life and lives of Stalin's court from the time of his acclamation as "leader" in 1929, five years after Lenin's death, until his own death in 1953 at the age of seventy-three. Catherine the Great and Potemkin was short-listed for the Samuel Johnson Prize. Settling down didn’t come naturally to Simon Sebag Montefiore, the English banking scion with a playboy reputation who gave up finance for war reporting. For all publicity enquiries, contact Elizabeth Allen: Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Simon Sebag Montefiore is the bestselling and prize-winning writer of history and fiction whose books are published in 48 languages. His latest book is VOICES OF HISTORY: SPEECHES THAT CHANGED THE WORLD. Simon Sebag Montefiore is the author of the global bestsellers 'The Romanovs' and 'Jerusalem: the Biography,' 'Stalin: the Court of the Red Tsar' and Young Stalin and the novels Sashenka and One Night in Winter and "Red Sky at Noon." The Orion Publishing Group. Catherine the Great and Potemkin was short-listed for the Samuel Johnson Prize. Simon Sebag Montefiore From Publishers Weekly Montefiore ( The Prince of Princes: The Life of Potemkin ) is more interested in life at the top than at the bottom, so he includes hundreds of pages on Stalin's purges of top Communists, while devoting much less space to the forced collectivization of Soviet peasants that led to millions of deaths. He is the author of the international bestsellers STALIN: THE COURT OF THE RED TSAR, JERUSALEM: THE BIOGRAPHY, YOUNG STALIN, CATHERINE THE GREAT AND POTEMKIN and THE ROMANOVS, as well as the Moscow Trilogy of novels and THE ROYAL RABBITS OF LONDON for children. Read 1 118 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Simon Sebag-Montefiore's in laws: Simon Sebag-Montefiore's mother in law is Patti Palmer-Tomkinson Simon Sebag-Montefiore's sister in law was Tara Palmer-Tomkinson Simon Sebag-Montefiore's father in law is Charles Palmer-Tomkinson Simon Sebag-Montefiore's step-father in law is William Grazebrook Simon Sebag-Montefiore's grandfather in law was James Palmer-Tomkinson Simon Sebag-Montefiore… The Romanovs book. He tells its story with impressive sweep and brilliance. SIMON SEBAG MONTEFIORE is a historian of Russia and the Middle East. Montefiore … He has written and presented five BBC TV series on Jerusalem, Rome, Istanbul (‘Byzantium: a tale of three cities’), Spain (‘Blood and Gold’) and Vienna, all available from bbcstore.com. Fox Family is moving forward on “The Royal Rabbits of London” as a hybrid-animated live-action feature film and has tapped Will Davies to adapt, Variety has learned exclusively. Simon Sebag Montefiore, Writer: Young Stalin. Simon Sebag Montefiore is the internationally bestselling author of prize-winning works of history, novels and books for children. How did one family turn a war-ruined principality into the world’s greatest empire? The project is based on the 2016 children’s book authored by Santa Montefiore and Simon Sebag Montefiore, who will serve as executive producers. He is the author of the acclaimed Moscow Trilogy of novels SASHENKA, RED SKY AT NOON and ONE NIGHT IN WINTER (published in French as La Cercle Poushkine and in Italian as L’Amore ai Tempi Della Neve). SIMON SEBAG MONTEFIORE is a historian of Russia and the Middle East. The perpetual drama of Russia and Britain’s historic relationship in THE EVENING STANDARD, On Putin’s imperial adventure in Syria NEW YORK TIMES, Ukraine is a vital part of Russia’s vision of itself THE EVENING STANDARD, Please Hold for Mr. Putin in New York Times NEW YORK TIMES, On Leadership: the fall of Tyrants in NEW YORK TIMES, On Revolutions from the French Revolution to the Arab Spring & Ukraine in NEW YORK TIMES, Simon Sebag Montefiore discusses Stalin, Putin, and why the possible Russian spy poisoning is ‘a pattern of behavior.’ CNN, Simon Sebag Montefiore: By the Book NEW YORK TIMES, Simon Sebag Montefiore: ‘Tara was unpredictable and flamboyant, it’s a tragic time’ THE EVENING STANDARD, Meet the author: Simon Sebag Montefiore BBC, The historian who introduced David Cameron to Prince Charles THE EVENING STANDARD, Read an interview with Simon Sebag Montefiore in THE TELEGRAPH, Simon Sebag Montefiore on Stalin JAIPUR BOOK FESTIVAL. Available instantly. His latest book, WRITTEN IN HISTORY: LETTERS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD, is a selection of great letters from ancient times to the 21st … His books are published in 48 languages and are worldwide bestsellers. Read 1 118 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. ‘Historian Simon Sebag Montefiore dives enticingly into the world of the Russian Romanov family, the most successful dynasty of modern times, who once ruled a sixth of the world’s surface. Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar by Simon Sebag Montefiore (2004-04-13) Simon Sebag Montefiore embarks on a journey to unlock 2,000 years of Spain's history. 29 Wardour Street. georgina@georginacapel.com. Simon Sebag Montefiore. STALIN: THE COURT OF THE RED TSAR won the History Book of the Year Prize at the British Book Awards. Source: deadline.com Stalin’s Russia is set to be portrayed on the small screen after EPISODES and FLACK producer Hat Trick Productions optioned... Fox Taps Will Davies to Write ‘Royal Rabbits of London’ Movie. by Simon Sebag Montefiore | Sold by: Hachette Book Group | May 12, 2015. Kindle Edition $9.99 $ 9. His fa­ther was Stephen Eric Sebag Mon­te­fiore and his brother is Hugh Se­bag-Mon­te­fiore. He has won prizes for both history and fiction. He trained as a barrister before becoming a journalist and then a non-fiction writer. They are de­scended from a line of wealthy Sephardi Jews who were diplo­mats and bankers all over Eu­rope and who orig­i­nated from Mo­rocco and Italy. Simon Mon­te­fiore was born in Lon­don. Simon Sebag Montefiore is the internationally bestselling author of prize-winning works of history, novels and books for children. His latest book, WRITTEN IN HISTORY: LETTERS THAT CHANGED THE WORLD, is a selection of great letters from ancient times to the 21st … 5,335 Followers, 600 Following, 1,453 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from simon sebag montefiore (@simonsebag_montefiore) 4.5 out of 5 stars 85. Montefiore’s initial career as a foreign affairs journalist meant that he was reporting from the Soviet Union just as Communism began to collapse. Simon Sebag Montefiore embarks on a fascinating journey to unlock 2,000 years of Spain's history. London. Dur­ing the reign of Philip II of Spain, one of them be­came gov­er­nor of a provi… His latest book VOICES OF HISTORY: SPEECHES THAT CHANGED THE WORLD is out now. His books are published in 48 languages and are worldwide bestsellers. The Romanovs book. He is a writer and producer, known for Young Stalin, The Royal Rabbits of London and Jerusalem: The Making of a Holy City (2011). A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and Visiting Professor of Humanities at the University of Buckingham, he lives in London. JERUSALEM: THE BIOGRAPHY was number one non-fiction SUNDAY TIMES bestseller and a global bestseller and won The Book of the Year Prize from the Jewish Book Council (US). Simon Sebag Montefiore is the author of the global bestsellers 'The Romanovs' and 'Jerusalem: the Biography,' 'Stalin: the Court of the Red Tsar' and Young Stalin and the novels Sashenka and One Night in Winter and "Red Sky at Noon." Dr Montefiore regularly lectures around the world on history, Russia and the Middle East, and on subjects such as leadership and revolution. Simon Sebag Montefiore was born in 1965 in England. Simon Sebag Montefiore talked about his book, The Romanovs, on the dynasty that ruled Russia for over 300 years. ... film and TV rights and public speaking engagements, contact Georgina Capel; for TV and film, Simon Shaps: Georgina Capel Associates. THE ROMANOVS, 1613–1918 has been a bestseller all over the world including being a NEW YORK TIMES top ten bestseller, and won Lupicaia del Terriccio Literature Prize (Italy). W1D 6PS. Alain Elkann interviews historian Simon Sebag Montefiore, an historian of Russia and the Middle East. With ease and expertise, Simon Sebag Montefiore brazenly presents the Romanov royal history as a mesmerizing family saga, always spectacular and finally in 1918, tragic.” —Iain Finlayson, SAGA magazine “It’s like reading 20 riveting, plot-thickening novels in the space of one volume. The Montefiores were Italian Jews who in the 1790s had emigrated from Tuscany to London, and Simon's mother descended from a Lithuanian family of scholars. 1,118 reviews The Romanovs were the most successful dynasty of modern times, ruling a sixth of the world’s surface for three centuries. Then he … Nicholas Hugh Sebag-Montefiore (born 5 March 1955) is a British writer. Report Video Issue Javascript must be enabled in order to access C-SPAN videos. All of his books are now being optioned and developed for either films or TV drama series. Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar won the History Book of the Year Prize at the British Book Awards. Simon Sebag Montefiore is a bestselling writer whose books have been published in forty-eight languages and who has won prizes for both his history and novels. VOICES OF HISTORY: SPEECHES THAT CHANGED THE WORLD. It also won the Wen Jin Prize in China awarded by the National Library of China, and to date the book has sold almost 600,000 copies in Chinese. He is the author of the series of childrens’ books (with Santa Montefiore) ROYAL RABBITS OF LONDON. Simon Sebag Montefiore is a bestselling writer whose books have been published in forty-eight languages and who has won prizes for both his history and novels. Simon Sebag Montefiore is a British historian and novelist. Bestselling author and master storyteller Simon Sebag Montefiore's gripping, moving and highly acclaimed novels of love and war, betrayal, espionage and terror - gathered here for the first time in one compelling volume. CATHERINE THE GREAT AND POTEMKIN 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 British Book Awards. Looking for books by Simon Sebag Montefiore? All of his works are now being developed into films or TV drama series. Simon Jonathan Sebag Montefiore is a British historian, television presenter and author of popular history books and novels. Simon Sebag Montefiore is the bestselling and prize-winning writer of history and fiction whose books are published in 48 languages. He lives in London, and is married to the novelist Santa Montefiore. ONE NIGHT IN WINTER won the Political Novel of the Year Prize (UK) and was longlisted for the Orwell Prize (UK). See all books authored by Simon Sebag Montefiore, including Jerusalem: The Biography, and Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar, and more on ThriftBooks.com. 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