Caroline Moorehead speaks with Carole Angier about her passion for research, and her love of writing where history, biography and human rights meet in genre-busting non-fiction.
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Caroline Moorehead speaks with Carole Angier about the courage she admires in her subjects, and when to speak or stay quiet as a biographer.