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Cover: Peter Campbell



  • John Sutherland

    • Webonomics: Nine Essential Principles for Growing Your Business on the World Wide Web by Evan Schwartz
  • Letters
    W.A. Lee, Walt ‘Bugsy’ O’Brien, Stephen Sedley, Andrew Adonis, Rod Jones, Denis Moss, Felipe Fernández-Armesto, Jon Cook, Val Lyubarsky, A.W. Moore

  • Raymond Friel
    Two Poems

  • Terry Eagleton

    • The Indivisible Remainder: An Essay on Schelling and Related Matters by Slavoj Žižek
    • The Abyss of Freedom/Ages of The World by Slavoj Žižek and F.W.J. Von Schelling
    • The Plague of Fantasies by Slavoj Žižek
  • Brian Rotman

    • Fermat’s Last Theorem: Unlocking the Secret of an Ancient Mathematical Problem by Amir Aczel
  • Jenny Diski

    • Venus Envy by Elizabeth Haiken
    • The Royal Women of Amarna: Images of Beauty From Ancient Egypt by Dorothea Arnold
  • Arnold Rattenbury

    • England and the Octopus by Clough Williams-Ellis
    • Clough Williams-Ellis: RIBA Drawings Monograph No 2 by Richard Haslam
    • Clough Williams-Ellis: The Architect of Portmeirion by Jonah Jones
  • Sarah Rigby

    • The Acceptable Face of Feminism: The Women’s Institute as a Social Movement by Maggie Andrews
  • Joe Kenyon
    Working Underground

  • David Edgar

    • A Traitor’s Kiss: The Life of Richard Brinsley Sheridan by Fintan O’Toole
    • Richard Brinsley Sheridan: A Life by Linda Kelly
    • Sheridan’s Nightingale: The Story of Elizabeth Linley by Alan Chedzoy
  • Denis Donoghue

    • The Star Factory by Ciaran Carson
  • Michael Wood

    • The Cattle Killing by John Edgar Wideman
    • Brothers and Keepers by John Edgar Wideman
  • Murray Sayle

    • The Last Governor: Chris Patten and the Handover of Hong Kong by Jonathan Dimbleby
    • In Pursuit of British Interests: Reflections on Foreign Policy under Margaret Thatcher and John Major by Percy Cradock
    • Hong Kong Under Chinese Rule: The Economic and Political Implications of Reversion edited by Warren Cohen and Li Zhao
    • The Hong Kong Advantage by Michael Enright, Edith Scott and David Dodwell
  • Peter Campbell

  • Chauncey Loomis

    • The Perfect Storm: A True Story of Man Against Nature by Sebastian Junger