1 June 2000
Show More The End of Utopia: Politics and Culture in an Age of Apathy by Russell Jacoby.
Basic Books, 256 pp., £17.95, April 1999, 0 465 02000 3Show More
Utopias: Russian Modernist Texts 1905-40 edited by Catriona Kelly.
Penguin, 378 pp., £9.99, September 1999, 0 14 118081 1Show More
The Faber Book of Utopias edited by John Carey.
Faber, 560 pp., £20, October 1999, 9780571197859Show More
The Nazi War on Cancer by Robert Proctor.
Princeton, 390 pp., £18.95, May 1999, 0 691 00196 0Show More
“... redemption. Plato’s Republic was, after all, the most widely read work on political theory in the Third Reich. There is, however, one final ironic twist to that conjunction, which is brought out by RobertProctor’s remarkable study of The Nazi War on Cancer. Proctor, the author of an earlier account of the Nazi racial hygiene crimes, now provides an astonishing – and entirely unapologetic – ...”