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  Jan Morris Tuesday 23 September 2003  
With a long career of travel writing, Jan Morris has visited every continent of the World.

She launched into journalism as the first person to report Hillary and Tenzing's ascent of Everest. She's charted half a century including the Eichmann trial, the fall of the Berlin Wall and the handover of Hong Kong. Jenni talks to Jan about how her life and writing has changed in her half century.

Jan Morris - Unofficial Biography

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