• "The greatest biography of our era … Essential reading for those who want to comprehend power and politics"

    The Times
  • "Monumental … sets a standard by which future political biographies must be judged"

  • "Thrilling … never has it been told so dramatically, with breathtaking detail piled on incredible development"

    New York Times
  • "A white-knuckle hair-raising tale … riveting and explosive"

  • "Uputdownable … as compulsive as any Hollywood thriller"

    Evening Standard