Alex Larman is a freelance journalist who has written for the TLS, the Guardian, and the New Statesman, as well as the Spectator and the Observer. He has also written a radio play.
'Sit back, relax and enjoy the view of an extraordinary year' * The
An excellent, wide ranging book, 4/5 stars' * Daily Express *
'An accessible snapshot, which manages to give labourers and royalty equal billing' * Observer *
'Appealing ... The text is engagingly written and takes the reader by the hand' * History of Royals *
'A keen eye for engaging anecdote and historical personality' * Spectator *