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  • As vivid as the Ten O'Clock News... fascinating, detailed, meticulously researched... tremendous

    Daily Mail
  • A fascinating portrait of 18th-century Britain as an age of elegance and brutality... I recommend this book strongly

    Allan Massie, Scotsman
  • [Paul O'Keeffe] brings the last battle on British soil to life with page-turning vivacity

    Graeme Thomson, Mail on Sunday
  • O'Keeffe gives an excellent, visceral account of the one-sided battle... It is a tremendous tale - one of the most dramatic in our island's history - and O'Keeffe tells it beautifully, deploying a wide variety of sources to impressive effect

    Saul David, The Times
  • A fascinating, meticulously researched, often brutally detailed account of a short episode in British history, the repercussions of which are still felt hundreds of years later... without being there, those times could not be more vividly brought to life than in this tremendous book

    Roger Alton, Daily Mail
  • Detailed, vivid - and not for the faint-hearted

    Financial Times
  • Intensely readable... [and] vividly written

    Neal Ascherson, London Review of Books
  • A fascinating portrait of eighteenth-century Britain as an age of elegance and brutality... I recommend this book strongly

    Allan Massie, Scotsman, *Books of the Year*
  • With his account of the crushing defeat of Jacobite forces, Paul O'Keeffe's Culloden promises poignant reading in a year when, in the wake of Brexit and forthcoming Scottish Parliament elections, the issue of Scottish independence is set to loom large on the UK political agenda

    Frederick Studemann and Laura Battle, Financial Times, *Books to Look Out For 2021*

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