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Vol. 22 No. 22 · 16 November 2000

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Vol. 22 No. 22 · 16 November 2000

Jenny Diski

Branson by Tom Bower. Fourth Estate, 384 pp., £17.99, September 2000, 1 84115 386 9

Letters

William Flesch, Hal Foster, Hugh Perkins, Charles Homsy, Isobel Grundy, W.S. Milne, Maurice Marks, Chris Price, Ron Haggart, Peter Williams, Peter Landers, D.A. Reichardt

Adam Phillips

Lost Years: A Memoir 1945-51 by Christopher Isherwood, edited by Katherine Bucknell. Chatto, 388 pp., £25, July 2000, 0 7011 6931 1

Gerard Fanning

Poem: ‘The Stone House: Dromod Harbour’

James Meek

Promiscuity: An Evolutionary History of Sperm Competition and Sexual Conflict by Tim Birkhead. Faber, 272 pp., £9.99, May 2000, 0 571 19360 9

Elizabeth Spelman

Sex and Social Justice by Martha Nussbaum. Oxford, 476 pp., £25, July 1999, 0 19 511032 3
Women and Human Development: The Capabilities Approach by Martha Nussbaum. Cambridge, 312 pp., £17.95, May 2000, 0 521 66086 6

Ruth Bernard Yeazell

Amy Levy: Her Life and Letters by Linda Hunt Beckman. Ohio, 331 pp., £49, May 2000, 0 8214 1329 5

Daniel Soar

Hey Yeah Right Get a Life by Helen Simpson. Cape, 179 pp., £14.99, October 2000, 0 224 06082 1

Peter Wollen

Tank: The Progress of a Monstrous War Machine by Patrick Wright. Faber, 499 pp., £25, October 2000, 0 571 19259 9

Thomas Jones

Short Cuts: Dead Babies

Peter Campbell

At the National Portrait Gallery: Painting the Century

Sam Gilpin

Super-Cannes by J.G. Ballard. Flamingo, 392 pp., £16.99, September 2000, 0 00 225847 1

Ian Sansom

A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius by Dave Eggers. Picador, 415 pp., £14.99, July 2000, 0 330 48454 0

Gregory Woods

The American Byron: Homosexuality and the Fall of Fitz-Greene Halleck by John W.M. Hallock. Wisconsin, 226 pp., £14.95, April 2000, 0 299 16804 2

Frances Wilson

Felicia Hemans: ‘Records of Woman’ with Other Poems edited by Paula Feldman. Kentucky, 248 pp., £15.50, September 1999, 0 8131 0964 7

James Buchan

The Power of Gold: The History of an Obsession by Peter Bernstein. Wiley, 432 pp., £17.99, October 2000, 0 471 25210 7

Robert Crawford

Four Poems

Simon Schaffer

Isaac Newton: The ‘Principia’ Mathematical Principles of Natural Philosophy translated by I. Bernard Cohen. California, 974 pp., £22, September 1999, 0 520 08817 4

Megan Vaughan

Diary: Kenneth Mdala

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