Jacada Travel is delighted to invite you to join at The Haven for an exclusive book signing event of William Dalrymple for his latest book ‘Koh-I-Noor: The History of the World’s Most Infamous Diamond’
Born in Scotland in 1965, and brought up on the shores of the Firth of Forth, William Dalrymple was educated at Ampleforth and Trinity College, Cambridge where he was first History Exhibitioner then Senior History Scholar. in 1986, while still at college, he set off to follow on foot the outward route of Marco Polo from Jerusalem to Mongolia and wrote a highly acclaimed bestseller about the journey ‘In Xanadu’ when he was twenty-two. The book won the 1990 Yorkshire Post Best First Work Award and a Scottish Arts Council Spring Book Award; it was also shortlisted for the John Llewellyn Rhys Memorial Prize. Today he brings us his latest book ‘Koh-I-Noor’ – a comprehensive and authoritative history of the world’s most celebrated and mythologised jewel.
Date: Wednesday, 7 November 2018
Time: 12:30pm – 2pm
Location: The Haven by Jacada Travel