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Vol. 14 No. 14 · 23 July 1992

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Cover Artist

Peter Campbell

Margaret Anne Doody

Backlash: The Undeclared War against Women by Susan Faludi. Chatto, 592 pp., £9.99, March 1992, 0 7011 4643 5
The War against Women by Marilyn French. Hamish Hamilton, 229 pp., £9.99, March 1992, 0 241 13271 1

Letters

Ian McEwan, Craig Copetas, Phil Read, Paul Roazen, A.D. Nuttall, Nigel Smith, Nicolas Walter, David Townsend, R.W. Johnson

Isaac Raine

Poem: ‘My Dragon School’

Anne Stevenson

Poem: ‘A Belief’

Ian Hamilton

The Intellectuals and the Masses: Pride and Prejudice among the Literary Intelligentsia by John Carey. Faber, 246 pp., £14.99, July 1992, 0 571 16273 8

Sheldon Rothblatt

Sea Changes: British Emigration and American Literature by Stephen Fender. Cambridge, 400 pp., £40, April 1992, 0 521 41175 0

Frances Harris

Charles James Fox by L.G Mitchell. Oxford, 338 pp., £25, June 1992, 0 19 820104 4

David A. Bell

The Fabrication of Louis XIV by Peter Burke. Yale, 242 pp., £19.95, May 1992, 0 300 05153 0

M.F. Burnyeat

The End of History and the Last Man by Francis Fukuyama. Hamish Hamilton, 418 pp., £20, March 1992, 0 241 13013 1

Paul Seabright

Beyond the Limits: Confronting Global Collapse; Envisioning a Sustainable Future by Donella Meadows, Dennis Meadows and Jorgen Randers. Earthscan, 320 pp., £19.95, May 1992, 9781853831317

Frank McLynn

The Malaria Capers by Robert Desowitz. Norton, 288 pp., £14.95, February 1992, 9780393030136

Chauncey Loomis

Last Places: A Journey to the North by Lawrence Millman. Sphere, 256 pp., £5.95, February 1992, 0 349 10225 2

John Bayley

Haunts of the Black Masseur: The Swimmer as Hero by Charles Sprawson. Cape, 307 pp., £15.99, June 1992, 0 224 02730 1

Michael Hofmann

Bohin Manor by Tadeusz Konwicki, translated by Richard Lourie. Faber, 240 pp., £12.99, July 1992, 0 571 14437 3

Stephen Smith

Diary: In Mogadishu

Jonathan Coe

Brightness Falls by Jay McInerney. Bloomsbury, 416 pp., £15.99, May 1992, 0 7475 1152 7
The Lost Father by Mona Simpson. Faber, 506 pp., £14.99, May 1992, 0 571 16149 9
Out with the Stars by James Purdy. Peter Owen, 192 pp., £14.99, June 1992, 0 7206 0861 9

David Herd

Goodstone by Fred Voss. Bloodaxe, 180 pp., £7.95, November 1991, 1 85224 198 5

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