Anne Sebba





Anne Sebba

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Anne Sebba is a biographer, lecturer, journalist and former Reuters foreign correspondent. She read History at Kings College, London University and her first job was at the BBC World Services in the Arabic Department. She has written eight books, several short stories and introductions to reprinted novels. She has presented documentaries on BBC R3 and BBC R4, is a member of the Society of Authors Executive Committee and her latest biography is of Wallis Simpson called That Woman.


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As I start to write segments of my book on Paris in wartime (and beyond) it�s hard to get prisons out of my mind � especially Nazi ones. On Monday I interviewed the surviving daughter of a French resistante, one of the bravest imaginable who even tried to escape from Ravensbruck, possibly the only [...]
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That Woman: The Life of Wal...
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American Jennie: The Remark...
3.32 of 5 stars 3.32 avg rating — 120 ratings — published 2007 — 9 editions
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Mother Teresa: Beyond The I...
2.87 of 5 stars 2.87 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1982 — 3 editions
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The Exiled Collector: Willi...
3.71 of 5 stars 3.71 avg rating — 7 ratings — published 2004 — 3 editions
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Jennie Churchill: Winston's...
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 2012
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Battling For News: The Rise...
4.5 of 5 stars 4.50 avg rating — 2 ratings — published 2010 — 5 editions
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Samplers: Five Centuries of...
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Laura Ashley: A Life by Design
3.0 of 5 stars 3.00 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1990 — 5 editions
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Battling for News: Women Re...
5.0 of 5 stars 5.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2013
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Enid Bagnold: The Authorize...
4.0 of 5 stars 4.00 avg rating — 1 rating — published 2011 — 6 editions
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