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Contents


  • Thomas Laqueur

    • Heshel's Kingdom by Dan Jacobson
    • Shtetl: The History of a Small Town and an Extinguished World by Eva Hoffman
  • Letters
    Jeremy Bernstein, Maud Sulter, Trevor Fawcett, James Wood, Harvey Plant, David Andrew, David Tully

  • David Runciman

    • Artist Unknown: An Alternative History of the Arts Council by Richard Witts
    • In Praise of Commercial Culture by Tyler Cowen
  • Conor Gearty

    • This Time: Our Constitutional Revolution by Anthony Barnett
    • The Voice of the People: A Constitution for Tomorrow by Robert Alexander
    • The Making and Remaking of the British Constitution by Lord Nolan and Stephen Sedley
  • Christopher Hitchens

    • 1968: Marching in the Streets by Tariq Ali and Susan Watkins
    • The Beginning of the End: France, May 1968 by Angelo Quattrocchi and Tom Nairn
    • The Love Germ by Jill Neville
  • Zachary Leader

    • Previous Convictions: A Journey Through the Fifties by Nora Sayre
  • Betsy Blair
    Looking for Mrs Kelly: Files on the Fifties

  • Richard Poirier

    • With Walt Whitman in Camden. Vol. VIII: 11 February 1891-30 September 1891 by Horace Traubel, edited by Jeanne Chapman and Robert MacIsaac
    • With Walt Whitman in Camden. Vol. IX: 11 February 1891-30 September 1891 by Horace Traubel, edited by Jeanne Chapman and Robert MacIsaac
  • Denis Donoghue

    • The Penguin Book of Victorian Verse edited by Daniel Karlin
  • John Bayley

    • The Irish Guards in the Great War: The First Battalion by Rudyard Kipling
    • The Irish Guards in the Great War: The Second Battalion by Rudyard Kipling
  • Sarah Rigby

    • Master Georgie by Beryl Bainbridge
  • Alex Ivanovitch

    • Armadillo by William Boyd
    • Nat Tate: American Artist, 1928-60 by William Boyd
  • Tom Shippey

    • The Safeguard of the Sea: A Naval History of Britain, Vol. I, 660-1649 by N.A.M. Rodger
    • Weapons and Warfare in Renaissance Europe by Bert Hall
  • David Harsent
    Poem: ‘By Sennen’

  • W.G. Runciman
    Diary

  • E.S. Turner

    • British Spas from 1815 to the Present Day: A Social History by Phyllis Hembry and Leonard Cowie