Adam Nicolson

Adam Nicolson is the author of many books on history, travel and the environment. He is winner of the Somerset Maugham Award and the British Topography Prize and lives at Sissinghust Castle in Kent. This is his sixth book for HarperCollins - his previous five being 'Earls of Paradise', 'Men of Honour', 'Sea Room', 'Power and Glory', 'Seamanship' and Sissinghurst.