Publish date: June 14th 2011
Pages no: 336
Edition language: English
[Early Reviewers review] The Professional is Steven Pressfield's take on the modern near future thriller. Pressfield is the author of a number of extraordinary historical novels set in ancient Greece. Gates of Fire is his masterpiece, a novel of the battle of Thermopylae and the 300 Spartans who di...
My Rating: 2.0 Obtained: Through Goodreads First Reads As soon as I read the first three chapters of The Profession, I automatically knew that it wasn't my type of book. The Profession is all about the military, politics, and life lessons. Being a teenager, I was confused right from the very first ...
Though advertised as a thriller, I consider this book a cautionary tale and will take it a step farther, and this step raises Mr. Pressfield's new book above others in this genre. The Profession is a visionary tale that begins to unveil the stark political realities -- international and domestic --...