The Three Hostages (Paperback)

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By John Buchan, Christopher Hitchens (Introduction by)
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About the Author


John Buchan was a Scottish diplomat, barrister, journalist, historian, poet and novelist. He published nearly 30 novels and seven collections of short stories. He was born in Perth, an eldest son, and studied at Glasgow and Oxford. In 1901 he became a barrister of the Middle Temple and a private secretary to the High Commissioner for South Africa. In 1907 he married Susan Charlotte Grosvenor and they subsequently had four children. After spells as a war correspondent, Lloyd George's Director of Information and Conservative MP, Buchan moved to Canada in 1935. He served as Governor General there until his death in 1940. Christopher Hitchens was a prolific and award-winning journalist, political observer, polemicist and literary critic. He became a US citizen in 2007 and his autobiography "Hitch-22" was published in spring 2010. After a long and public battle with cancer, Christopher sadly died in December 2011.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781846971570
ISBN-10: 1846971578
Publisher: Polygon
Publication Date: June 2010
Pages: 306
Language: English
Series: Richard Hannay