• PRAISE FOR FORGOTTEN WARS: 'Lucid, inexhaustible scholarship ... majestic.'

    Peter Preston, The Observer
  • They have done a marvellous job in recovering the largely forgotten history of its end in Asia. Their work is not only a model of scholarship, but a delight to read.

    Piers Brendon, The Independent
  • PRAISE FOR FORGOTTEN ARMIES: 'An essential and stimulating account of this crucial time.'

    Patrick French, author of The World Is What It Is
  • This is a spectacular book: in its scope, encyclopaedic knowledge, understanding of southeast Asia, and the light it throws on a neglected subject, the struggle for British Asia.

    Martin Jacques, The Guardian