'A big thick book of big thick importance. -- The Herald (Glasgow)
An invaluable resource...far more durable and available than any series of virtual documents on the web -- London Review of Books
Gleans some interesting insights...Danner argues convincingly that higher authorities should take responsibility for what happened -- Financial Times
Numerous memos, collected in Torture and Truth show that the president thought his powers were over and above international law' -- New Statesman
About the Author
Mark Danner, a longtime staff writer at The New Yorker, is Professor of Journalism at the University of California at Berkeley and Henry R. Luce Professor at Bard College. He is the author of The Massacre at El Mozote (forthcoming from Granta Books).