There were many potential titles for Liz Truss’s memoir: 49 Days that Shook the World, perhaps, or simply What Happened, like Hillary Clinton’s. Instead, she’s gone for a cri de coeur: Ten Years to Save the West.
Such swashbuckling language is best suited to an American market, and the former prime minister seems to have this in mind.
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