Dr Simon Sebag Montefiore is a historian and novelist - the award-winning author of Jerusalem: The Biography, Young Stalin, Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar and Catherine the Great and Potemkin. His books are now published in forty languages. Jerusalem was a Number One bestseller in the UK and has been a bestseller all over the world.
Film rights to Catherine the Great and Potemkin have been optioned by Angelina Jolie’s production company, Jolie Pas. Coverage appeared in the Guardian and Daily Mail.
The Romanovs: 1613–1918 will be published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson on 28 January 2016. Written with dazzling literary flair and drawing on new archival research, The Romanovs is an enthralling story of triumph and tragedy, love and death, and an essential portrait of the empire that still defines Russia today.
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