Our Man in Rome: Henry VIII and his Italian Ambassador (also known as: The Divorce of Henry VIII: The Untold Story)
Divorce. Deceit. Diplomacy: the history of a man at the heart of the negotiations for Henry VIII’s first divorce. Read more.
NEW October 2015: Diplomacy in Renaissance Rome. An academic book about the rise of permanent embassies in the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries. Read more.
Coming April 2016: Alessandro de’ Medici. My biography of the first Medici duke of Florence, said to be the illegitimate son of an African slave.