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Adam Sisman

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Spectator Out Loud: Katy Balls, Laura Freeman, Adam Sisman

Best of the Spectator

On this week's episode, Katy Balls warns Boris what a pattern of delay could mean for his Premiership. (01:08) After, Laura Freeman takes us on a guided tour of politicians' chosen paintings (07:05) and finally Adam Sisman lays out the landscape of Berlin directly following the end of world war two. (15:13)

22mins

19 Jun 2021

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Chapter 250: 'More Dashing' with Adam Sisman

Talking Books

52mins

24 Oct 2018

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Adam Sisman: More Dashing

The Book Club

In this week's Spectator Books podcast, Sam Leith is talking to Adam Sisman about More Dashing -- his new selection from the remarkable correspondence of one of the 20th-century's most celebrated adventurers, spongers and men of letters, Paddy Leigh-Fermor. What did Paddy really feel about his most famous act of derring-do, when he kidnapped a Nazi general in occupied Crete? What really went on in his unconventional marriage? And were -- as Adam Sisman contends -- his letters really at the heart rather than the periphery of his literary achievement?

16mins

27 Sep 2018

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Oldie Literary Lunch: Adam Sisman on John Le Carré

The Oldie Podcast

Adam Sisman talks at the renowned Oldie Literary Lunch about his biography about John Le Carre. Sponsored by Doro, number one in the senior mobile market

12mins

1 Feb 2016

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