Fascinating historical footnotes from the bestselling author of Nathaniel's Nutmeg.
Fascinating footnotes on everything from the real war horse to who killed Rasputin and from Agatha Christie's greatest mystery to Hitler's English girlfriend, this is a marvellous collection of historical stories that need to be told.
Giles Milton is a writer and journalist. He has contributed articles for most of the British national newspapers as well as many foreign publications and specialises in the history of travel and exploration. In the course of his researches, he has travelled extensively in Europe and the Middle East.