Jeremy Poolman

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The Road of Bonesis the story of Russia's greatest road. For over 200 years, the route of the Vladimirka Road has been at the centre of the nation's history, having witnessed everything from the first human footsteps to the rise of Putin and his oil-rich oligarchy. Tsars, wars, famine and wealth: all have crossed and travelled this road, but no-one has ever told its story. In pursuit of the sights, sounds and voices both past and present, Jeremy Poolman travels the Vladimirka. Both epic and...

Author Revealed

Q. What is your motto or maxim?

A. You Can't Go Home Again.

Q. With whom in history do you most identify?

A. Absurdly, Napoleon III.

Q. What do you regret most?

A. Not writing a sequel to my first book when everyone said I should. I might have made some money.

Q. What trait is most noticeable about you?

A. A desire to be liked.

Q. What are your 5 favorite songs?

A. Five For Fighting: Tuesday; Kool and the Gang: In the Hood; the late Dan Fogelberg: Somewhere Along the Way; Mel Torme: Five and Dime Store; James Henry: The Sun is Cracking the Flags.

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