"This is an essay of rare intellectual daring, erudition and emotional force."
Fiona Capp — The Age
"Rieff has written one of those books that, whether it frustrates or pleases you, will leave you unable to resist discussing its contents with friends and strangers alike."
Josh Rosner — Canberra Times
". as a reporter in Bosnia, where he saw grudges half a millennium old turn to genocidal horror. His book is a cry from the heart for not just forgiving, but forgetting."
Rick Sullivan — Adelaide Advertiser