Vol. 41 No. 18 · 26 September 2019

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Vol. 41 No. 18 · 26 September 2019


Denis MacShane, Edward Luttwak, Fiona Gray, David Bromwich, Bob Jope, Derek Robinson, Rollo Whately, Rupert Read, Janet Wood, James Tanner

Ferdinand Mount

Enoch Powell: Politics and Ideas in Modern Britain by Paul Corthorn. Oxford, 233 pp., £20, August 2019, 978 0 19 874714 7

William Davies

How to Be Prime Minister

Eliot Weinberger

One Summer in America

Bridget Alsdorf

At the Royal Academy: Félix Vallotton

Blair Worden

Radical Parliamentarians and the English Civil War by David Como. Oxford, 457 pp., £85, July 2018, 978 0 19 954191 1
The Common Freedom of the People: John Lilburne and the English Revolution by Michael Braddick. Oxford, 391 pp., £25, August 2018, 978 0 19 880323 2

Christopher Clark

Short Cuts: What would Bismarck do?

Christian Lorentzen

Permanent Record by Edward Snowden. Macmillan, 339 pp., £20, September 2019, 978 1 5290 3565 0

Frederick Wilmot-Smith

Justice eBay Style

Stephanie Bishop

Poem: ‘On the Psychological Effect of Living with Houseplants’

Sarah Perry

Malaria and Victorian Fictions of Empire by Jessica Howell. Cambridge, 238 pp., £75, October 2018, 978 1 108 48468 8

Ange Mlinko

Poem: ‘Watteau’

Anne Diebel

The Wych Elm by Tana French. Penguin, 528 pp., £6.99, September 2019, 978 0 241 37953 0

August Kleinzahler

Questioning Minds: Vols I-II: The Letters of Guy Davenport and Hugh Kenner edited by Edward Burns. Counterpoint, 1817 pp., $95, October 2018, 978 1 61902 181 5

Richard Hollis

In Weimar

Ben Mauk

Diary: Prisons in the Mountains

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