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Vol. 22 No. 23 · 30 November 2000

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Vol. 22 No. 23 · 30 November 2000

Jonathan Rée

Hegel: An Intellectual Biography by Horst Althaus, translated by Michael Tarsh. Polity, 292 pp., £45, May 2000, 0 7456 1781 6
Hegel: Biographie by Jacques D'Hondt. Calmann-Lévy, 424 pp., frs 150, October 1998, 2 7021 2919 6

Letters

Arthur Symondson, Geoffrey Wall, James Atlas, Dan Hamer, Sylvia Lawson, Thomas Davies, Patrick Leech, David Koblick, Alison Millard, Editor, ‘London Review’

Charles Glass

The Iron Wall: Israel and the Arab World by Avi Shlaim. Allen Lane, 670 pp., £25, April 2000, 9780713994100
Righteous Victims: A History of the Zionist-Arab Conflict, 1881-1999 by Benny Morris. Murray, 752 pp., £25, January 2000, 0 7195 6222 8
A Blood-Dimmed Tide: Dispatches from the Middle East by Amos Elon. Allen Lane, 354 pp., £20, August 2000, 0 7139 9368 5
Fabricating Israeli History: The ‘New Historians’ by Efraim Karsh. Frank Cass, 236 pp., £39.50, May 2000, 0 7146 5011 0
From Herzl to Rabin: The Changing Image of Zionism by Amnon Rubinstein. Holmes & Meier, 283 pp., £25, October 2000, 0 8419 1408 7

Aharon Shabtai, translated by Peter Cole

Two Poems

Mahmoud Darwish, translated by Tania Tamari Nasir

Poem: ‘Requiem for Mohammad Al-Dura’

Susan Eilenberg

Mary Wollstonecraft: A Revolutionary Life by Janet Todd. Weidenfeld, 516 pp., £25, April 2000, 0 297 84299 4

Frank Kermode

Deep Romantic Chasm: Diaries 1979-81 by James Lees-Milne, edited by Michael Bloch. Murray, 276 pp., £22.50, October 2000, 0 7195 5608 2
A Mingled Measure: Diaries 1953-72 by James Lees-Milne. Murray, 325 pp., £12.99, October 2000, 0 7195 5609 0
Ancient as the Hills: Diaries 1973-74 by James Lees-Milne. Murray, 228 pp., £12.99, October 2000, 0 7195 6200 7

Roy Foster

The Years of Bloom: James Joyce in Trieste 1904-20 by John McCourt. Lilliput, 306 pp., £25, June 2000, 1 901866 45 9

Steven Shapin

Kitchen Confidential: Adventures in the Culinary Underbelly by Anthony Bourdain. Bloomsbury, 307 pp., £16.99, August 2000, 0 7475 5072 7

Daniel Soar

Short Cuts: The Kursk

Margaret Visser

The Invention of the Restaurant: Paris and Modern Gastronomic Culture by Rebecca Spang. Harvard, 325 pp., £21.95, April 2000, 0 674 00064 1
Haute Cuisine: How the French Invented the Culinary Profession by Amy Trubek. Pennsylvania, 171 pp., £18.50, June 2000, 0 8122 3553 3

Peter Campbell

At the Villa Medici: 17th-Century Religous Paintings

John Sutherland

Bill W. and Mr Wilson: The Legend and Life of AA’s Co-Founder by Matthew Raphael. Massachusetts, 206 pp., £18.50, June 2000, 1 55849 245 3

Mary Beard

Minotaur: Sir Arthur Evans and the Archaeology of the Minoan Myth by J.A. MacGillivray. Cape, 313 pp., £20, August 2000, 0 224 04352 8

Andrew Saint

Words and Buildings: A Vocabulary of Modern Architecture by Adrian Forty. Thames and Hudson, 335 pp., £28, April 2000, 0 500 34172 9

Michael Wood

The Search Warrant by Patrick Modiano, translated by Joanna Kilmartin. Harvill, 137 pp., £7.99, September 2000, 1 86046 612 5

Iain Sinclair

King of the City by Michael Moorcock. Scribner, 421 pp., £9.99, May 2000, 0 684 86140 2
Mother London by Michael Moorcock. Scribner, 496 pp., £6.99, May 2000, 0 684 86141 0

Justin Huggler

The Stone Woman by Tariq Ali. Verso, 274 pp., £15, July 2000, 1 85984 764 1

Hal Foster

The Great US Election Disaster

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