Has there ever been a more user-friendly means to the history of Britain?
A tour de force
A staggering achievement that is not only readable and interesting but user-friendly.
Extraordinary and compelling history ... Amazing stuff: insightful, accessible and hugely addictive ... It makes you begin to understand your place in the chronological scheme of things.
Thought provoking ... selective but objective, it interprets without being unduly opinionated.