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- 'Vividly drawn... this is a thrilling story', The Telegraph
- 'This is popular history of a high order', The Times
- 'A satisfying, rollicking read... well researched and beautifully written', The Spectator
- 'This compelling work has the drama and suspense of the best movie scripts', Library Journal, USA
- 'Biographer Mulley comes through in a major way.. absolutely gripping', Booklist, USA
- 'An utterly compelling read', Historia, Historical Writers Association magazine.