Boris Starling Books & Biography
<b>Boris Starling</b> is an award-winning author, screenwriter and journalist who, with this book, has finally put his history degree of 30 years ago to good use. He is a <i>Sunday Times</i> top 10 bestseller for both fiction and non-fiction, and his first novel <i>Messiah</i> was adapted into a BBC series which ran for five seasons. He is also the author of the popular <i>Haynes Explains</i> series and writes regularly for several national newspapers. He lives in Dorset with his wife, children, greyhounds and chickens.
<b>David Bradbury</b>, who assisted Boris with this book, is a long-serving senior media relations officer for the Office for National Statistics. He too studied history at university and edited the award-winning <i>Statlas UK: a Statistical Atlas of the UK</i> for the Central of Information and the Ordnance Survey, before joining the ONS soon after it was established. He divides his time between London and Oxford.