One thing is for sure. I won’t read a more interesting book all year … Although it begins by eschewing the word art, it starts to make sense of the word for me — more than anything I have ever read – A.N.Wilson Sunday Times
Peter Furtado is the former editor of the internationally renowned monthly magazine 'History Today'. He studied history and the history of art at the University of Oxford and conducted research on the origins of English nationalism at the University of London.
In 2009 Peter Furtado was awarded an honorary doctorate by Oxford Brookes University for his work in promoting interest in history. His publications include '1001 Days That Shaped the World'.