Gavin Hewitt has been the BBC's Europe Editor since 2009, and is uniquely placed to write the story of these extraordinary times. Previously he had worked as a Special Correspondent for the BBC Ten O'Clock News and for Panorama. He is an award-winning journalist and has covered stories all over the world.
He is the author of two previous books: one on Terry Waite, and A Soul on Ice: A Life in News (2005).
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