An astonishing book...Elegant narratives with lucid prose. (Francine Prose)
A beautiful example of journalism transformed into great art. (Carl Rollyson)
Brilliant and thought-provoking. (The Christian Science Monitor
West is a powerful and deadly serious writer, aware that our age has a beast in view...this belongs to the art of the really superb journalist. (Maurice Dolbier Harpers Wine & Spirit
Indisputably the world's Number 1 woman writer. (Time
About the Author
Rebecca West was one of the foremost journalists of our time, best known for her books Black Lamb and Grey Falcon (about Yugoslavia between the wars) and The Meaning of Treason.