Mon, 29/04/2013 - 07:30
Anne Somerset’s biography Queen Anne has won the 2013 Elizabeth Longford Prize for Historical Biography.
The book, published by HarperPress, was described by chair of judges Professor Roy Foster as: “a psychologically subtle and surprisingly vivid portrait of a ruler who has hitherto remained obscure to her...
Tue, 01/05/2012 - 09:03
Frances Wilson’s “tour de force” How to Survive the Titanic or The Sinking of J Bruce Ismay has won the 2012 Elizabeth Longford Prize for Historical Biography.
The critic, journalist and author of Literary Seductions, The Courtesan’s Revenge and The Ballad of...