Vol. 23 No. 19 · 4 October 2001

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Vol. 23 No. 19 · 4 October 2001

Malcolm Bull

Empire by Michael Hardt and Antonio Negri. Harvard, 478 pp., £12.95, August 2001, 0 674 00671 2

Letters

Gordon Wardman, John Coggrave, Barbara Blœdé, Michael Hampton, Edgar Ernstbrunner, Neil Alldred, George Hornby, Alistair Dixon, Frank Ridley

Edwin Morgan

Poem: ‘Pelagius’

Frank Kermode

Atonement by Ian McEwan. Cape, 372 pp., £16.99, September 2001, 0 224 06252 2

Anatol Lieven

The New Cold War

Sukhdev Sandhu

Diary: Aliens and Others

Edward Luttwak

Killing Pablo: The Hunt for the Richest, Most Powerful Criminal in History by Mark Bowden. Atlantic, 387 pp., £16.99, June 2001, 1 903809 00 2

Neal Ascherson

The Assassination of Lumumba by Ludo De Witte, translated by Ann Wright and Renée Fenby. Verso, 224 pp., £17, July 2001, 1 85984 618 1

Claire Harman

The Nightfisherman: Selected Letters of W.S. Graham edited by Michael Snow and Margaret Snow. Carcanet, 401 pp., £12.95, November 1999, 1 85754 445 5

LRB contributors

11 September

Arnold Rattenbury

Selected Poems by Randall Swingler, edited by Andy Croft. Trent, 113 pp., £7.99, October 2000, 1 84233 014 4
British Writing of the Second World War by Mark Rawlinson. Oxford, 256 pp., £35, June 2000, 0 19 818456 5

Peter Campbell

At the Royal Academy: Frank Auerbach

David Wootton

The Possession at Loudun by Michel de Certeau, translated by Michael Smith. Chicago, 251 pp., £27, August 2000, 0 226 10034 0
The Certeau Reader edited by Graham Ward. Blackwell, 320 pp., £60, November 1999, 0 631 21278 7
Michel de Certeau: Cultural Theorist by Ian Buchanan. Sage, 143 pp., £50, July 2000, 0 7619 5897 5

Alan Jenkins

Poem: ‘Cousins’

Rosemary Hill

A Circle of Sisters: Georgiana Burne-Jones, Agnes Poynter and Louisa Baldwin by Judith Flanders. Penguin, 392 pp., £17.99, September 2001, 0 670 88673 4
The Hated Wife: Carrie Kipling 1862-1939 by Adam Nicolson. Short Books, 96 pp., £4.99, May 2001, 0 571 20835 5
Victorian Diaries: The Daily Lives of Victorian Men and Women edited by Heather Creaton. Mitchell Beazley, 144 pp., £14.99, February 2001, 1 84000 359 6

Marjorie Garber

Seabiscuit: The Making of a Legend by Laura Hillenbrand. Fourth Estate, 399 pp., £16.99, May 2001, 1 84115 091 6

James Francken

A Gentleman's Game by Tom Coyne. Atlantic, 264 pp., £15, July 2001, 1 903809 05 3
Riverbank Tweed and Roadmap Jenkins: Tales from the Caddie Yard by Bo Links. Simon and Schuster, 302 pp., £15, May 2001, 0 684 87362 1
Spikes by Michael Griffith. Arcade, 258 pp., £17, February 2001, 1 55970 536 1

Will Frears

Diary: At Ground Zero

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