Amanda Foreman, Historian, Writer, Broadcaster
Dr Amanda Foreman tells an audience of Oldie magazine readers about her book, A World on Fire
|AMANDA FOREMAN is the award-winning historian and internationally best-selling author of Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire and A World on Fire: an Epic History of Two Nations Divided. She is the recipient of the 1998 Whitbread Award for Biography and the 2011 Fletcher Pratt Award for Civil War History.
"Ms. Foreman . . . is such an engaging writer that readers may find this 958-page volume too short." - Michael Burlingame, Wall Street Journal
'"Amanda Foreman's magnificent new book . . . resembles nothing so much as War and Peace." - Adam I.P. Smith, History Today
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