The Prime Ministers: My Version of Events

Akin Ajayi

A new biography of Yitzhak Rabin serves up a stirring story of service to the nation. But since this is settled fact, what else might it contribute to the bigger picture? Akin Ajayi reads between the lines to find out.

The Prime Ministers: Chronicles of Failure

Benjamin Kerstein

Two autobiographies, written by Israel’s only living former prime ministers, are uneven attempts to come to terms with their unremarkable legacies.

The Prime Ministers: The Juggler

Hirsh Goodman

What is the secret of the enduring success of Benjamin Netanyahu, soon to be Israel's longest-serving prime minister?