Search Site
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Author photo. Simon Sebag-Montefiore - Photo uncredited

Simon Sebag-Montefiore - Photo uncredited

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
8,212 (8,399)1852,436 (3.89)120
Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar 1,838 copies, 39 reviews
Jerusalem: The Biography 1,652 copies, 37 reviews
The Romanovs: 1613-1918 1,021 copies, 13 reviews
Young Stalin 995 copies, 19 reviews
Speeches that Changed the World 858 copies, 7 reviews
Sashenka: A Novel 520 copies, 21 reviews
Catherine the Great and Potemkin 341 copies, 7 reviews
One Night in Winter 327 copies, 19 reviews
Monsters 129 copies, 1 review
Titans of History 104 copies, 2 reviews
The Royal Rabbits of London 87 copies, 6 reviews
101 World Heroes 74 copies, 1 review
My Affair with Stalin 22 copies, 2 reviews

Simon Sebag Montefiore has 7 past events. (show)

You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Country (for map)
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Awards and honors
Short biography
Simon Sebag Montefiore was born in London. His brother Hugh Sebag-Montefiore is also a writer. Simon was educated at Harrow School and read history at Gonville and Caius College, University of Cambridge, where he received his doctoral degree in philosophy. He has worked as a banker, a foreign affairs journalist, and a war correspondent covering the fall of the Soviet Union. His debut novel, King's Parade, was published in 1991.
Disambiguation notice

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.

Member ratings

Average: (3.89)
0.5 2
1 10
2 54
2.5 21
3 187
3.5 72
4 428
4.5 72
5 240

Author pictures (2)


(see all 2 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

Simon Sebag Montefiore is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author.


Simon Sebag Montefiore is composed of 22 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 164,442,613 books! | Top bar: Always visible