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Vol. 25 No. 2 · 23 January 2003

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Vol. 25 No. 2 · 23 January 2003

Stefan Collini

Orwell's Victory by Christopher Hitchens. Allen Lane, 150 pp., £9.99, June 2002, 9780713995848

Letters

James Wood, Peter Pulzer, Alexander Hutchison, Elizabeth Clowes, Martin Scofield, William Myers, Bernard Bergonzi, Leo Vanderpot, Peter Heyworth

Alice Oswald

Two Poems

Hilary Mantel

Little Miss Neverwell

Helen Vendler

Never by Jorie Graham. Carcanet, 112 pp., £9.95, September 2002, 1 85754 621 0

Steven Shapin

Cogito, Ergo Sum: The Life of René Descartes by Richard A. Watson. Godine, 375 pp., £22, April 2002, 1 56792 184 1

Anatol Lieven

Pakistan: Eye of the Storm by Owen Bennett-Jones. Yale, 328 pp., £18.95, August 2002, 0 300 09760 3

Thomas Jones

Short Cuts: Nephews and Daughters

Glen Newey

About as Useful as a String Condom

Peter Clarke

Denis Healey: A Life in Our Times by Edward Pearce. Little, Brown, 634 pp., £28, June 2002, 0 316 85894 3
Friends and Rivals: Crosland, Jenkins and Healey by Giles Radice. Little, Brown, 376 pp., £20, September 2002, 0 316 85547 2

Arnold Rattenbury

Collected Poems and Songs by Hamish Henderson, edited by Raymond Ross. Curly Snake, 163 pp., £9.99, March 2000, 1 902141 01 6

Peter Campbell

At the Whitechapel: Mies van der Rohe

Dave Haslam

The Promised Land: Travels in Search of the Perfect E by Decca Aitkenhead. Fourth Estate, 206 pp., £12.99, January 2002, 1 84115 337 0

Peter Robins

Behindlings by Nicola Barker. Flamingo, 535 pp., £10.99, February 2002, 0 00 713525 4

Robert VanderMolen

Poem: ‘‘Fishing at the Falls’, ‘Scarlet Tanager’’

Joshua Brown

The Gangs of New York: An Informal History of the Underworld by Herbert Asbury. Arrow, 366 pp., £6.99, January 2003, 0 09 943674 4
Gangs of New York directed by Martin Scorsese.December 2002

Rose George

Diary: in the New Beirut

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