Castro History to Faber

Posted on 06/09/2018, in New Deals

UK and Commonwealth in Ten Days in September, Simon Hall’s new book about Castro’s eventful visit to New York in September 1960, to Laura Hassan at Faber, for publication in 2020.

Simon Hall is Professor of Modern History at the University of Leeds, and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. His book, 1956: The World in Revolt, was published by Faber and Faber (London) and Pegasus Books (New York) in 2016. Praised by Nicholas Blincoe, in the Daily Telegraph, as a “CinemaScope epic, packed with detail”, 1956 has subsequently been translated into Chinese, Dutch, German and Polish.