Reviews

  • "John Campbell succeeds brilliantly with this second volume of his biography of Britain's first woman prime minister. His account - compelling, often exhilarating and, in its closing pages, genuinely moving - portrays Thatcher's political career as a tragedy worthy of Shakespeare"

    John Willman, Financial Times
  • "Anyone who wants to know what really happened between 1979 and 1990 should read this book"

    John Rentoul, Daily Telegraph
  • "A brilliantly researched, thoroughly sourced version of the most remarkable premiership of our time"

    Huw Edwards, Books of the Year, The Times
  • "'An enormously useful achievement... every twist and turn of her political life is here'"

    The Times
  • "'I thoroughly enjoyed reading this book, and indeed arguing with it, because it has reminded me why so many of us would never have wanted her to give up'"

    William Hague, Daily Telegraph