The memoirs of John Cole, formerly political editor of the BBC. From his notes and diaries, he sets out to uncover what really happened during the Thatcher years. He reconstructs the truth behind the Falkands war, the disputes over Europe and the resignations of Nigel Lawson and Geoffrey Howe.
John Cole was Political Editor of the BBC. Previously a newspaper journalist, he served on the Guardian and rose to be deputy editor of The Observer. He i