• I loved this book... It will enable you to understand your past, your place in it and that of your ancestors as never before. A modern classic

    FIVE STARS, James Delingpole, Mail on Sunday
  • Mortimer is an entertaining guide on this superb time-travel journey of human innovations

    Julia Richardson, Daily Mail
  • An ambitious study of the last millennium

    Evening Standard
  • Provocative and enjoyable... Almost every page of this engaging book sets your mind racing

    Dominic Sandbrook, Sunday Times
  • An excellent romp through the past millennium of British (and particularly English) history… Highly entertaining, well written and packed with lively characters and surprising facts.

    Ian Morris, BBC History Magazine

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