Carne Ross is a former senior British diplomat, author and journalist. Having resigned from the British foreign service after giving secret testimony to an official inquiry into the Iraq war (he was Britain's Iraq WMD and sanctions expert at the UN for over 4 years) he then set up the world's first independent diplomatic advisory group, Independent Diplomat.
"Intriguing ... the author provides many fascinating personal
insights into the crises not only in Iraq, but also Afghanistan,
Kosovo, Mauretania and Sudan."
- "Kirkus Reviews"
"An impassioned, idealistic critique of the state of global politics and the deepening rift between those with power and those without."
- "The Guardian"
"So bold, so full of incontestable truths and overwhelming convictions, that it should be read by every diplomat, politician and thinking citizen with the courage to pick it up."
- John le Carre
"It's been a long time since I've read a more interesting, informing and inspiring book than 'The Leaderless Revolution."
- Bill Moyers