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Peter Hall

Confessions of a Reluctant Theorist by W.G. Runciman. Harvester, 253 pp., £30, April 1990, 0 7450 0484 9

Letters

Andrew Horn, Graham Martin, George Bernard, David Nokes, Editors, ‘London Review’

Christopher Hitchens

Not Many Dead: Journal of a Year in Fleet Street by Nicholas Garland. Hutchinson, 299 pp., £16.95, April 1990, 0 09 174449 0
A Slight Case of Libel: Meacher v. Trelford and Others by Alan Watkins. Duckworth, 241 pp., £14.95, June 1990, 0 7156 2334 6

Andrew Motion

Three Poems

Frank Kermode

Ford Madox Ford by Alan Judd. Collins, 471 pp., £16.95, June 1990, 0 00 215242 8

Paul Addison

1940: Myth and Reality by Clive Ponting. Hamish Hamilton, 263 pp., £15.99, May 1990, 0 241 12668 1
British Intelligence in the Second World War. Vol. IV: Security and Counter-Intelligence by F.H. Hinsley and C.A.G. Simkins. HMSO, 408 pp., £15.95, April 1990, 0 11 630952 0
Unauthorised Action: Mountbatten and the Dieppe Raid 1942 by Brian Loring Villa. Oxford, 314 pp., £15, March 1990, 0 19 540679 6

Basil Davidson

Struggle for the Balkans by Svetozar Vukmanovic, translated by Charles Bartlett. Merlin, 356 pp., £18.50, January 1990, 0 85036 347 0

Mark Ridley

Wonderful Life by Stephen Jay Gould. Hutchinson Radius, 347 pp., £14.95, February 1990, 0 09 174271 4

Wendy Steiner

The New Women and the Old Men: Love, Sex and the Women Question by Ruth Brandon. Secker, 294 pp., £16.95, January 1990, 0 436 06722 6

Mary Beard

The Oxford Book of Marriage edited by Helge Rubinstein. Oxford, 383 pp., £15, March 1990, 0 19 214150 3
The Oriental, the Ancient and the Primitive: Systems of Marriage and the Family in the Pre-Industrial Societies of Eurasia by Jack Goody. Cambridge, 542 pp., £37.50, February 1990, 0 521 36574 0

John Ryle

Which of Us Two? The Story of a Love Affair by Colin Spencer. Viking, 258 pp., £15.99, May 1990, 0 670 83076 3

Christopher Driver

The Ruffian on the Stair: Reflection on Death edited by Rosemary Dinnage. Viking, 291 pp., £14.99, April 1990, 0 670 82763 0
Death, Ritual and Bereavement edited by Ralph Houlbrooke. Routledge, 250 pp., £35, October 1990, 0 415 01165 5
In the Face of Death by Peter Noll, translated by Hans Noll. Viking, 254 pp., £15.99, April 1990, 0 670 80703 6

John Bayley

A.A. Milne: His Life by Ann Thwaite. Faber, 554 pp., £17.50, June 1990, 0 571 13888 8

Stephen Wall

Death’s Darkest Face by Julian Symons. Macmillan, 272 pp., £12.95, May 1990, 0 333 51783 0
Vendetta by Michael Dibdin. Faber, 281 pp., £12.99, June 1990, 0 571 14332 6
Gallowglass by Barbara Vine. Viking, 296 pp., £13.99, March 1990, 0 670 83241 3

Akeel Bilgrami

A Satanic Affair: Salman Rushdie and the Rage of Islam by Malise Ruthven. Chatto, 184 pp., £14.95, February 1990, 0 7011 3591 3

Julian Symons

The Last World by Christoph Ransmayr, translated by John Woods. Chatto, 202 pp., £12.95, May 1990, 0 7011 3502 6
The End of Lieutenant Boruvka by Josef Skvorecky, translated by Paul Wilson. Faber, 188 pp., £12.99, May 1990, 0 571 14973 1
The Dwarves of Death by Jonathan Coe. Fourth Estate, 198 pp., £12.95, May 1990, 1 872180 51 5
Last Loves by Alan Sillitoe. Grafton, 190 pp., £12.95, May 1990, 0 333 51783 0

Peter Clarke

Diary: Labour’s Return

Raymond Fancher

Rebel with a Cause by H.J. Eysenck. W.H. Allen, 310 pp., £14.95, March 1990, 1 85227 162 0

Gabriele Annan

McEnroe: Taming the Talent by Richard Evans. Bloomsbury, 216 pp., £14.99, June 1990, 0 7475 0618 3

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