Non-fiction Book of the Month – Return of a King

William Dalrymple‘s history of the battle for Afghanistan, Return of a King, is our non-fiction book of the month for February. In our video interview he discusses the book…

Dalrymple‘s new history of the First Afghan War takes the time to examine sources which were previously off the beaten track. Here, he tells us about researching in Kabul, why President Karzai feels close to Shah Shujah (the king of the book’s title), and who will be joining him for the Jaipur Literary Festival next year…

 

 

Return of a King

You can Reserve & Collect Return of a King from your local Waterstones bookshop (http://bit.ly/1hRxOqK), buy it online at Waterstones.com (http://bit.ly/1hRxHLG) or download it in ePub format (http://bit.ly/177oQxT)

 

 

 

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