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Wil­liam Dal­rym­ple and Anita Anand Blooms­bury, June 15

The Koh-i-Noor, or the “Moun­tain of Light”, is ar­guably the world’s most fa­mous di­a­mond. Given to Queen Vic­to­ria in 1849, this tells the stone’s history through murder, colo­nial­ism and ap­pro­pri­a­tion.

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