Tim Bouverie is a historian, writer and former political journalist. Published in 2019 by Bodley Head, his first book Appeasing Hitler, Chamberlain, Churchill and the Road to War is a new narrative history of the disastrous years of indecision, failed diplomacy and parliamentary infighting that enabled Nazi domination of Europe. A Sunday Times Bestseller, it was shortlisted for the Orwell Prize.
During his residency at Amant Siena, Tim Bouverie will be working on a new book, Allies at War, a study of allied diplomacy during the Second World War. He will also continue developing a short book on classical music based on 100 personally selected pieces.
Bouverie holds a degree in history from Christ Church, Oxford. Currently, he is the Alistair Horne Fellow of History at St Antony’s College, Oxford.