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Vol. 23 No. 20 · 18 October 2001

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Vol. 23 No. 20 · 18 October 2001

Steven Shapin

Science, Money and Politics: Political Triumph and Ethical Erosion by Daniel Greenberg. Chicago, 530 pp., £22.50, October 2001, 0 226 30634 8

Letters

Marjorie Perloff, Anne Willie, Todd Ojala, Robert Livingston, Robert Wilson, Greville Healey, Sheila Wright, Scott Herrick, Jim Valentine, David Hamilton

Allen Curnow

Poem: ‘Investigations at the Public Baths’

Bernard Porter

Open Secret: The Autobiography of the Former Director-General of MI5 by Stella Rimington. Hutchinson, 296 pp., £18.99, September 2001, 0 09 179360 2

Stephen Kotkin

A Dirty War: A Russian Reporter in Chechnya by Anna Politkovskaya, translated by John Crowfoot. Harvill, 336 pp., £12, June 2001, 1 86046 897 7
Small Nations and Great Powers: A Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict in the Caucasus by Svante Cornell. Curzon, 480 pp., £57.88, January 2001, 0 7007 1162 7

Amit Chaudhuri

Story: ‘The Old Masters’

Megan Vaughan

Frantz Fanon: A Life by David Macey. Granta, 640 pp., £12.99, September 2001, 1 86207 458 5

Thomas Jones

Short Cuts: Scrabble

Terry Eagleton

Gallows Speeches from 18th-Century Ireland by James Kelly. Four Courts, 288 pp., £19.65, August 2001, 1 85182 611 4

Jenny Diski

Dangerous Muse: A Life of Caroline Blackwood by Nancy Schoenberger. Weidenfeld, 336 pp., £20, June 2001, 0 297 84101 7

Benjamin Markovits

Austerlitz by W.G. Sebald, translated by Anthea Bell. Hamish Hamilton, 415 pp., £16.99, October 2001, 0 241 14125 7

Theo Tait

Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami, translated by Philip Gabriel. Harvill, 229 pp., £12, May 2001, 9781860468254

Peter Campbell

On the Streets

Alex Clark

Oxygen by Andrew Miller. Sceptre, 323 pp., £14.99, September 2001, 0 340 72825 6

Christopher Reid

Poem: ‘Bollockshire’

James Buchan

Diary: My Hogs

Leah Price

Marginalia: Readers Writing in Books by H.J. Jackson. Yale, 324 pp., £19.95, April 2001, 0 300 08816 7

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