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Simon Sebag Montefiore

SIMON SEBAG MONTEFIORE is a historian of Russia and the Middle East. His most recent books include Written in History: Letters that Changed the World , Titans of History: The Giants Who Made Our World , and The Romanovs: 1613-1918 . Catherine the Great and Potemkin was short-listed for the Samuel Johnson Prize. Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar won the History Book of the Year Prize at the British Book Awards. Young Stalin won the Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, the Costa Biography...See more