• Insight with William Dalrymple: Return of a King

Insight with William Dalrymple: Return of a King

02 June 2015


Award-winning writer and historian William Dalrymple joins guests at The Frontline Club for a special event to discuss his most recent, acclaimed book Return of a King: The Battle for Afghanistan, 1839-42, the definitive analysis of the First Anglo-Afghan War. He will discuss parallels with current events in both Afghanistan and the UK, before taking questions from the audience.

A recipient of the Wolfson Prize, a Foreign Press Association Media Award and five honorary doctorates, Dalrymple is also a founder and co-director of the Jaipur Literature Festival. His previous books include The Last Mughal: The Fall of a DynastyDelhi, 1857 and Nine Lives: In Search of the Sacred in Modern India.

Venue: The Frontline Club, 13 Norfolk Place, London W2 1QJ

Time: 7.00pm

Tickets: £12.50 - must be booked in advance.

For more details and to book your ticket, visit the Frontline Club page here