Jonathan Miles

St. Petersburg: Three Centuries of Murderous Desire

By Jonathan Miles - Published 2017



I read this riveting book in horrified fascination. Founded in 1703 by Tsar Peter I, St Petersburg became famous for its magnificent buildings, fabulous ...Read Review

The Nine Lives of Otto Katz

By Jonathan Miles - Published 2011



Otto Katz was never a man to hide his light under a bushel, enthralling Hollywood in the Thirties with his tales of heroism ...Read Review

The Wreck of the Medusa: The Most Famous Sea Disaster of the Nineteenth Century

By Jonathan Miles - Published 2007



In 1816, the French frigate Medusa, bound for Senegal, hit a reef off the coast of Africa. This book is about the life-and-death struggle ...Read Review