Reviews

  • "A first-class historical drama, expertly told."

    Literary Review
  • "Engaging and highly entertaining."

    Sunday Times
  • "A hugely enjoyable joint biography."

    Independent
  • "Aldous does a splendid job of gleaning the ears of corn from earlier studies."

    Daily Telegraph
  • "A romp... a startling reworking of traditional views... Aldous has written an entertaining and thought-provoking book that reads like a novel."

    Spectator