The Chancellor and Her World
9781846883095   Product Code: 19436
With the Eurozone engulfed in crisis, one figure looms large: Germany's Chancellor, Angela Merkel. This authorized biography illuminates the person behind the politician. Lively, accessible, balanced and meticulous, it explains how a pastor's daughter from East Germany rose to become one of the world's most important leaders, explores the way her world-view was shaped by her upbringing, and examines her relations with her international counterparts Barack Obama, Vladimir Putin and David Cameron.