David Turner is the former education correspondent for the Financial Times.
'David Turner's brisk and balanced history of public schools is about change, controversies and paradoxes.'-Lawrence James, the Times. -- Lawrence James The Times 'Turner strikes a good balance between the fun of school life in these places, and (at their best) their high academic standards.'-A.N. Wilson, the Sunday Times. -- A. N. Wilson The Sunday Times "... well-researched [and] pleasingly written ... The long-run story that Turner tells is a fascinating one and, I suspect, surprisingly little known."-David Kynaston, The Observer. -- David Kynaston The Observer