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About the Author
Marcus Tanner was Balkan correspondent of the London 'Independent' from 1988 to 1994 and subsequently the paper's assistant foreign editor. He is also the author of 'Ireland's Holy Wars: The Struggle for a Nation's Soul, 1500-2000', 'The Last of the Celts' and 'The Raven King: Matthias Corvinus and the Fate of his Lost Library', all published by Yale University Press.