Roland Chambers is a prize-winning author. His biography The Last Englishman is about the early life of Swallows and Amazons author Arthur Ransome’s controversial double life as a journalist and spy in revolutionary Russia. It won the Biographers’ Club Best First Biography award and a Jerwood Award from the Royal Society of Literature
Interviews with Roland Chambers
The Russian revolution was the beginning of the modern age, says award-winning author Roland Chambers. He tells us what Solzhenitsyn imagined Lenin was like, and about the children’s author who led a double life as a spy in Bolshevik Russia.