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

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