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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).
Total Books: 80
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