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Vol. 41 No. 4 · 21 February 2019

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Vol. 41 No. 4 · 21 February 2019

Jackson Lears

Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life by Robert M. Dallek.. Allen Lane, 692 pp., £30, November 2017, 978 0 241 31584 2

Letters

Edward Luttwak, Peter Bailey, Howard Finn, Valentin Lyubarsky, Brian Vickers, Hassan Damluji

Tony Wood

The Battle for Venezuela

Vadim Nikitin

Moneyland: Why Thieves and Crooks Now Rule the World and How to Take It Back by Oliver Bullough. Profile, 304 pp., £20, September 2018, 978 1 78125 792 0
Dark Commerce: How a New Illicit Economy Is Threatening Our Future by Louise Shelley. Princeton, 376 pp., £24, October 2018, 978 0 691 17018 3

David Runciman

A Change Is Coming

Patricia Lockwood

The Communal Mind: The Internet and Me

Lauren Elkin

Adèle by Leïla Slimani, translated by Sam Taylor. Faber, 209 pp., £12.99, February 2019, 978 0 571 33195 6

Norma Clarke

The Letters of Oliver Goldsmith edited by Michael Griffin and David O’Shaughnessy. Cambridge, 232 pp., £64.99, July 2018, 978 1 107 09353 9

Joyce Chaplin

Selected Writings by Alexander Von Humboldt, edited by Andrea Wulf. Everyman, 840 pp., £15, November 2018, 978 1 84159 387 6

Michael Wood

At the Movies: ‘Vice’

Francis Gooding

The Wonderful Mr Willughby: The First True Ornithologist by Tim Birkhead. Bloomsbury, 353 pp., £25, May 2018, 978 1 4088 7848 4
Mrs Moreau’s Warbler: How Birds Got Their Names by Stephen Moss. Faber, 357 pp., £16.99, February 2018, 978 1 78335 090 2

Anne Wagner

At the Sainsbury Centre: Elisabeth Frink

Christopher Kelly

The Last Pagan Emperor: Julian the Apostate and the War against Christianity by H.C. Teitler. Oxford, 271 pp., £22.99, April 2017, 978 0 19 062650 1

Nicholas Spice

On Loathing Rees-Mogg

Tim Parks

Graziella by Alphonse de Lamartine, translated by Raymond MacKenzie. Minnesota, 168 pp., £12.99, November 2018, 978 1 5179 0247 6

Christopher Tayler

Short Cuts: King Charles the Martyr

Chris Mullin

Diary: The Birmingham Bombers

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