'One of history's most fascinating adversarial pairings is that of Napoleon and Wellington, and Simon Scarrow's quartet of books, of which this is the third, offer a vivid description of the two lives in tandem... The last book in the quartet cannot come quickly enough'
'A splendidly informative, vivid and absorbing historical novel'
'One of the most exciting writers of historical fiction'
'A rip-roaring read'