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Adam Nicolson, 5th Baron Carnock, FRSL (born 12 September 1957), known simply as Adam Nicolson, is a British author who has written about English history, landscape and the sea.

He is noted for his books Perch Hill, describing his struggles with a small Sussex farm, Sea Room — about the Shiant Isles, a group of uninhabited islands in the Hebrides — Power and Glory (published in North America as God's Secretaries), on the making of the King James Bible, Men of Honour (US title Seize the Fire), on Admiral Nelson and the Battle of Trafalgar, Earls of Paradise (US title Quarrel with the King), an exploration of Arcadian in 16th and 17th century England, and Sissinghurst: an Unfinished History, which describes his attachment to his family home and his plans to transform the landscape there.

He has presented a television series on Channel 4 about a voyage up the west coast of the British Isles (Atlantic Britain 2004), a series on BBC Radio 3 about Homer's Landscapes (2008) and a television series on BBC4 about Sissinghurst (2009).

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Total Books: 81
Life Between the Tides
2022 - Life Between the Tides (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780374251437
ISBN-10: 0374251436
Genre: Science & Math

Plough Quarterly No 28  Creatures The Nature Issue
The Making of Poetry Coleridge the Wordsworths and Their Year of Marvels
The Making of Poetry
2019 - The Making of Poetry (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780008126476
ISBN-10: 000812647X
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Science & Math

The Seabird's Cry The Lives and Loves of the Planet's Great Ocean Voyagers
The Seabirds Cry The Lives and Loves of Puffins Gannets and Other Ocean Voyagers
Why Homer Matters
2015 - Why Homer Matters (Paperback)Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781250074942
ISBN-10: 1250074940
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Sea Room An Island Life in the Hebrides
2015 - Sea Room an Island Life in the Hebrides (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781250074959
ISBN-10: 1250074959
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History, Science & Math

The Mighty Dead Why Homer Matters
2014 - The Mighty Dead Why Homer Matters (Hardcover)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781627791793
ISBN-10: 1627791795
Genres: History, Literature & Fiction

2012 - Gentry (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780007335503
ISBN-10: 0007335504
Genre: History

Gentry Intimate Histories
2011 - Gentry Intimate Histories (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780007335497
ISBN-10: 0007335490
Genre: History

SOS Title Unknown
2010 - Sos Title Unknown (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781902421544
ISBN-10: 190242154X
Genre: Nonfiction

Colour of Time Garry Fabian Miller
2010 - Colour of Time Garry Fabian Miller (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781907317064
ISBN-10: 1907317066

Sissinghurst An Unfinished History The Quest to Restore a Working Farm at Vita SackvilleWest's Legendary Garden
Quarrel with the King The Story of an English Family on the High Road to Civil War
2009 - Quarrel with the King the Story of an English Family on the High Road to Civil War (Paperback)Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780061154324
ISBN-10: 0061154326
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, History
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Arcadia The Dream of Perfection in Renaissance England
2009 - Arcadia the Dream of Perfection in Renaissance England (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9780007240531
ISBN-10: 0007240538
Genre: History

Sissinghurst An Unfinished History
2009 - Sissinghurst an Unfinished History (Audio Cassette)Paperback, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9780753143261
ISBN-10: 0753143267
Genres: History, General

Journey Through the British Isles
2009 - Journey Through the British Isles (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781858944807
ISBN-10: 1858944805

Earls of Paradise
2008 - Earls of Paradise (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780007240524
ISBN-10: 000724052X
Genre: Literature & Fiction

Seamanship A Voyage Along the Wild Coasts of the British Isles
2006 - Bateman's [East Sussex - National Trust Guidebooks] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781843591368
ISBN-10: 1843591367
Genres: Arts & Photography, History, Literature & Fiction, Travel, Crafts, Hobbies & Home, Engineering & Transportation

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