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Hugh Sebag-Montefiore

Full Name: Hugh Sebag-montefiore
Gender: Male
Hometown: London, England
Number of Works: 5
Hugh Sebag-Montefiore is a British writer. He trained as a barrister before becoming a journalist and then a non-fiction writer. His second book "Dunkirk: Fight to the Last Man" was published in 2006 (by Viking in the UK: ISBN 0670910821, and by Harvard University Press in the US: ISBN 978-0-674-02439-7). One of his own ancestors was evacuated from Dunkirk.

His previous book is Enigma: The Battle for the Code, the story of breaking the German Enigma machine code at Bletchley Park during World War II (Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2000). His family owned Bletchley Park until they sold it to the British government in 1937.

His brother Simon Sebag Montefiore is also a writer, besides being a historian.

ISBN: 0471490350, 9780471490357
Keywords: code, battle, enigma
Pages: 448
Published: 2000
  • Rating: 60%

ACCLAIM FOR ENIGMA "CRACKING STUFF...VIVID AND HITHERTO UNKNOWN DETAILS." --Sunday Times (London) "IN A CROWD OF BOOKS DEALING WITH THE ALLIED BREAKING OF THE WORLD WAR II CIPHER MACHINE ENIGMA, HUGH SEBAG-MONTEFIORE HAS SCORED A SCOOP." --
ISBN: 0141024372, 9780141024370
Keywords: man, last, fight, dunkirk
Pages: 720
Published: 2006
  • Rating: 80%

ISBN: 0756631599, 9780756631598
Keywords: journey, photographic, china
Pages: 360
Published: 2007
  • Rating: 80%

As the world's oldest continuous civilization and most populous country, with the fastest-growing economy, China is experiencing profound social, economic, and political change. A detailed exploration of the country's long, rich history paired with its complex present makes China a
ISBN: 1407221299, 9781407221298
Keywords: code, battle, enigma
Pages: Unknown
Published: 2004
  • Rating: 80%