Reviews

  • A brilliant polemic

    Guardian
  • Full of good stories ... an illuminating read

    Spectator
  • A tour de force, after which the history of the aircraft industry will never be quite the same again

    Business History
  • David Edgerton's sure-footed essay ... sees Britain from an unusual perspective ... His arguments provide sound backing for the idea that modern Britain is as much a warfare state as a welfare one

    Economist