Adelaide Festival 1 - 17 March 2013

Tom Holland

United Kingdom

Tom Holland is the award-winning and bestselling author of Rubicon (shortlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize and winner of the Hessell-Tiltman Prize for History in 2004), Persian Fire (winner of the Anglo-Hellenic League's Runciman Award) and the highly acclaimed Millennium. He appears regularly on radio, television and in print, and is currently working on a documentary for Channel 4, to be released later this year, based upon In the Shadow of the Sword. He has adapted Homer, Herodotus, Thucydides and Virgil for BBC Radio. Holland is currently working on a new translation of Herodotus, to be published next year.

Don’t miss seeing Tom Holland at Adelaide Writers' Week:

Adelaide Writers' Week - The Secrets of the Ancient World

The Art of History: Tom Holland & Tom Keneally
Monday, March 4
1.15pm - 2.15pm


Tom Holland
Credit: Camilla Broadbent

In the Shadow of the Sword

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