Close
Close

Vol. 28 No. 15 · 3 August 2006

Browse other issues from this year

Cover Artist

Peter Campbell

Elias Khoury

Do I see or do I remember?

Letters

Penny Larsgaard, John Heilpern, David A. Bell, Penny McCarthy, Tony Simpson, Stewart Buchanan, Ian Hennessey, Roger Fieldhouse, Margaret Withers, Phil Gyford, Jay Shir, Andy Armstrong

Rasha Salti

Diary: Siege Notes

Karim Makdisi

How the War Will End

Mark Mazower

Twice a Stranger: How Mass Expulsion Forged Modern Greece and Turkey by Bruce Clark. Granta, 274 pp., £20, March 2006, 1 86207 752 5

Adam Shatz

On the Border by Michel Warschawski, translated by Levi Laub. Pluto, 228 pp., £14.99, May 2005, 0 7453 2325 1

Matthew Sweeney

Poem: ‘Black Moon’

Amit Chaudhuri

Maximum City: Bombay Lost and Found by Suketu Mehta. Review, 512 pp., £8.99, September 2005, 0 7472 5969 0

August Kleinzahler

Poem: ‘September’

David Runciman

Game of Shadows: Barry Bonds, Balco and the Steroids Scandal That Rocked Professional Sports by Mark Fainaru-Wada and Lance Williams. Gotham, 332 pp., $26, March 2006, 1 59240 199 6

J. Robert Lennon

Tulia: Race, Cocaine and Corruption in a Small Texas Town by Nate Blakeslee. PublicAffairs, 450 pp., £15.99, September 2005, 9781586482190

Jeremy Harding

Short Cuts: Spook Fiction

Neal Ascherson

Fateless by Imre Kertész, translated by Tim Wilkinson. Vintage, 262 pp., £6.99, April 2006, 0 09 950252 6
Liquidation by Imre Kertész, translated by Tim Wilkinson. Harvill Secker, 144 pp., £12.99, September 2006, 1 84343 235 8

Peter Campbell

At the National Portrait Gallery: the Portraits of Angus McBean

Adam Phillips

Selected Letters of William Empson edited by John Haffenden. Oxford, 729 pp., £40, March 2006, 0 19 928684 1

Eamon Duffy

Lancelot Andrewes: Selected Sermons and Lectures edited by Peter McCullough. Oxford, 491 pp., £90, November 2005, 0 19 818774 2

E.S. Turner

Rural Reflections: A Brief History of Traps, Trapmakers and Gamekeeping in Britain by Stuart Haddon-Riddoch. Argyll, 416 pp., £40, April 2006, 1 902831 96 9

Matthew Reynolds

JPod by Douglas Coupland. Bloomsbury, 448 pp., £12.99, June 2006, 9780747582229

William Wootten

The Collected Poems by Kenneth Koch. Knopf, 761 pp., £40, November 2005, 1 4000 4499 5

Kathleen Jamie

Diary: High and Dry

Read anywhere with the London Review of Books app, available now from the App Store for Apple devices, Google Play for Android devices and Amazon for your Kindle Fire.

Read More

Sign up to our newsletter

For highlights from the latest issue, our archive and the blog, as well as news, events and exclusive promotions.

Newsletter Preferences