Henry VIII's Last Victim: The Life and Times of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey

Henry VIII's Last Victim: The Life and Times of Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey

by Jessie Childs

A biography of a Tudor maverick and poetic genius whose life - full of swashbuckling ...

Gavin Francis

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Gavin Francis

Gavin Francis was born in 1975 and brought up in Fife, Scotland. After qualifying from medical school in Edinburgh he spent ten years travelling, visiting all seven continents. He has worked in Africa and India, made several trips to the Arctic, and crossed Eurasia and Australasia by motorcycle. His first book, True North, was published in 2008. His next book, Empire Antarctica, was shortlisted for the Ondaatje Prize and won the non-fiction category of the Scottish Book Award in 2013. He has lectured at the Scott Polar Research Institute in Cambridge, the Edinburgh Book Festival, and is a regular speaker at the Royal Scottish Geographical Society. He lives in Edinburgh.

www.gavinfrancis.com


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Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins

Empire Antarctica: Ice, Silence & Emperor Penguins

by Gavin Francis

* WINNER OF THE SCOTTISH BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARD 2013 *Empire Antarctica is the story ...

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