• Crisp, clear and quietly devastating

    Fintan O'Toole, Guardian
  • A handy primer on the events and undercurrents that led to our present discontent

    Stephen Bush, Observer
  • An excellent and authoritative exploration of the roads to Brexit, one that is erudite, rigorous and highly readable

    Tony Connelly, Irish Times
  • Unravells the long strands of history that have led to Brexit and its current complications ... he illuminates not only the Irish problem, but the entirety of Britain's strange, ambivalent relationship with the EU

    Martha Gill, Times Literary Supplement