'A tour d'horizon of the threats facing the world today, their origin, and what strategies should be adopted for handling these in the future ... Fascinating and well-informed' Jack Straw, MP.
'Brims with historical insight and thoughtfulness ... acts as a calm and deliberate call to arms' Andrew Marr.
'It is accessible and thoughtful ... The distillation of his learning from two decades in politics' Daily Mail.
'Read this brilliantly chilling new book - and your world will never be the same again' Mail on Sunday.
'Revealing histories, surprising insights, telling details and arresting conclusions' Washington Post.