John Buchan

Biography

In our time, John Buchan is known for just one accomplishment, as the man who wrote the novel The Thirty-Nine Steps, which has sustained his influence on the cinematic world across more than 70 years. In his own time, however, Buchan was also a diplomat, lawyer, historian, and poet, and one of the most prominent men in the intelligence and foreign services of several British governments. The son...

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