"A must-read for policy wonks and a good primer on how American power works beyond our borders." --Kirkus
"Penetrating history of the presiden'ts effort to grapple with a world in flux..." --New York Times
"Sanger is one of the leading national security reporters in the United States, and this astonishingly revealing insider's account of the Obama administration's foreign policy process is a triumph of the genre.'' --Foreign Affairs
"Meticulously reported, immensely readable..." --The Washington Post
About the Author
DAVID E. SANGER is the chief Washington correspondent for the New York Times
and bestselling author of The Inheritance
. He has been a member of two teams that won the Pulitzer Prize and has received numerous awards for coverage of the presidency and national security policy. He also teaches national security policy at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government.