David Crane

David Crane’s first book, Lord Byron’s Jackal was published to great acclaim in 1998, and his second, The Kindness of Sisters published in 2002, is a groundbreaking work of romantic biography. In 2005 the highly acclaimed Scott of the Antarctic was published, followed by Men of War, a collection of 19th Century naval biographies, in 2009. His Empires of the Dead was shortlisted for the 2013 Samuel Johnson Prize. He lives in north-west Scotland.

Most recently he has written Went the Day Well, a history of the battle of Waterloo

Agent Name: Natasha Fairweather