This is the story of Reuven Shiloah - the man who established the Mossad, and laid the foundations for the intelligence community of the State of Israel. The book is based on private archives, and interviews with people who worked closely with Shiloah both in Israel and abroad.
The International History Review - " Eshed is to be congratulated for salvaging Shiloah from the obscurity to which he has unjustly been relegated and elevating himself to his rightful place in Israeli history"
Haggai Eshed- " The book is well researched and well written….It is recommended for all those who are interested in the craft of intelligence and secret diplomacy as well as students of modern middle-east and international affairs"
Middle East International - " Eshed"s book…offers some interesting insights into the development of Israel"s relations with the US.