Publishing – Books

FIRST Strategic Insight publishes specialist books focusing on long term strategic issues.

These include publications produced in cooperation with heads of state and governments including a balanced analysis of their views, experiences and vision.

Examples of books include Father of the Nation: Man of Peace, which is a record of the leadership of First President Nursultan Nazarbayev of the Republic of Kazakhstan, The Long View: Essays on Policy, Philanthropy, and the Long-Term Future, which presents the case for long-termism on the political level, and Two Decades of Leadership, a record of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa of The Kingdom of Bahrain, and his first twenty years of leadership.

Two Decades of Leadership is part of the Thought Leadership series, along with Celebrating 200 Years Together, produced to mark the Bicentenary of British-Bahraini Relations, and Celebration of Friendship, produced to mark the 75th Anniversary of the Royal Windsor Horse Show.

FIRST Strategic Insight also publishes books on history and art, including Botticelli and Caterina: A new interpretation, and South to the Great Steppe: The travels of Thomas and Lucy Atkinson in Eastern Kazakhstan, 1847-1852.