'A very readable, personal account of a man who rose to the top of the army' -- The Guardian
'Engagingly recounted with both intelligence and candour' -- Sunday Telegraph
'He has a very interesting story to tell...An engaging and honest account'
'Insightful and valuable' -- The Times
Utterly compelling...Indispensable reading -- The Spectator
About the Author
General Sir Mike Jackson is the best known British General of modern times. He retired in the autumn of 2006 after almost 45 years of service in the British army finishing as its head as Chief of the General Staff.