Reviews

  • "Absorbing and beautifully written...he [Man] conjures up an ancient people in an alien landscape in such a way as to make them live...a thrilling account"

    GUARDIAN
  • "First-rate...lively and argued with elan...a fine introduction to the subject, as well as a rattling good read"

    INDEPENDENT
  • "A fine, well-written and well-researched book"

    MAIL ON SUNDAY
  • "An eloquent account, not only of a fascinating historical figure and his people, but of the resonance of history itself"

    WBQ magazine
  • "Enthralling and colourful"

    INDEPENDENT ON SUNDAY