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Thatcher biography shortlisted for prize

4 November 2013 Last updated at 14:43 GMT

The winner of the UK's leading award for non-fiction books, the Samuel Johnson Prize, is being announced on Monday evening.

Six books are in the running and they cover a raft of subjects - including bees, Roman Britain and Afghanistan, the story of an Italian poet, and a book about First World War cemeteries.

Nick Higham spoke to Charles Moore about his authorised biography of former British prime minister Margaret Thatcher.

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