Reviews

  • In this superb book, in which one senses the spirit of Franz Kafka and Bruno Schulz, the dramatic world of the Eastern borderlands comes to life

    Ryszard Kapuscinski
  • A vivid and penetrating assessment of the lands between the Baltic and the Black Sea in all their drama and desolation . . . A wise and useful book

    Robert Conquest
  • Between East and West combines the excitement of a well-written and adventurous travelogue with sophisticated reportage about one of Europe's least-known regions

    Norman Davies
  • A beautifully written and thought-provoking account of a journey along Europe's forgotten edge

    Timothy Garton Ash