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Vol. 22 No. 1 · 6 January 2000

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Cover Artist

Peter Campbell

Andrew O’Hagan

The Personal Property of Marilyn Monroe  Christie’s, 415 pp., $85, September 1999, 0 903432 64 1
The Complete Marilyn Monroe by Adam Victor. Thames and Hudson, 339 pp., £29.95, November 1999, 0 500 01978 9
Marilyn Monroe by Barbara Leaming. Orion, 474 pp., £8.99, October 1999, 0 7528 2692 1

Letters

Timothy Garton Ash, Christopher Hitchens, Guido Franzinetti, Michael Foot, Paul Mountain, Stafford Maclennan, Jerry Fodor, Mike Eaude, Dominic Kirkham, Robert Mackie

Tom Paulin

Poem: ‘James ‘Mick’ Magennis VC’

E.S. Turner

Passion’s Fortune: The Story of Mills and Boon by Joseph McAleer. Oxford, 322 pp., £25, November 1999, 0 19 820455 8
The Romantic Fiction of Mills and Boon 1909-1995 by Jay Dixon. UCL, 218 pp., £11.99, November 1998, 1 85728 267 1

Declan Kiberd

The Burning of Bridget Cleary: A True Story by Angela Bourke. Pimlico, 240 pp., £10, August 1999, 0 7126 6590 0

Alexander Tikhonov

A Meeting with Chekhov

Michael Byers

Woken up in Seattle

Mark Ford

Two Poems

Hugo Young

The Isles: A History by Norman Davies. Macmillan, 1222 pp., £30, November 1999, 9780333763704

Amit Chaudhuri

The Unforgiving Minute by Harry Ricketts. Chatto, 434 pp., £25, January 1999, 0 7011 3744 4

Gabriele Annan

Who's Irish by Gish Jen. Granta, 209 pp., £9.99, July 1999, 1 86207 276 0

Suzanne Moore

Scandal by Amanda Platell. Piatkus, 297 pp., £5.99, November 1999, 0 7499 3119 1

Dave Haslam

Adventures in Wonderland: A Decade of Club Culture by Sheryl Garratt. Headline, 335 pp., £7.99, May 1999, 0 7472 7680 3
Last Night a DJ Saved My Life: The History of the Disc Jockey by Bill Brewster and Frank Broughton. Headline, 408 pp., £14.99, November 1999, 0 7472 7573 4
Saturday Night For Ever: The Story of Disco by Alan Jones and Jussi Kantonen. Mainstream, 223 pp., £9.99, April 1999, 9781840181777
DJ Culture by Ulf Poschardt. Quartet, 473 pp., £13, January 1999, 0 7043 8098 6
Energy Flash: A Journey through Rave Music and Dance Culture by Simon Reynolds. Picador, 493 pp., £12.99, July 1998, 0 330 35056 0
More Brilliant than the Sun: Adventures in Sonic Fiction by Kodwo Eshun. Quartet, 208 pp., £10, March 1998, 0 7043 8025 0

Simon Carnell

Poem: ‘From a Mexican Archive’

Ross McKibbin

Addicted by Tony Adams and Ian Ridley. HarperCollins, 384 pp., £6.99, August 1999, 0 00 218795 7

Norman Finkelstein

The Holocaust in American Life by Peter Novick. Houghton Mifflin, 320 pp., £16.99, June 1999, 0 395 84009 0

Christopher Hitchens

Diary: the candidates for the US presidency (2000)

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