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Stan Persky reviews David Clay Large’s recent English-language history of Berlin
Brian Fawcett files the site’s first travel review with some unkind words about Cuba’s cuisine
Brian Fawcett tests the proof-reading of Jane Urquhart’s The Stone Carvers against Ernest Hemingway’s A Farewell To Arms and is surprised by what he finds
Stan Persky reviews The Author of Himself: The Life of Marcel Reich-Ranicki
Stan Persky reviews A Beautiful Mind: the book and the movie.
Stan Persky reviews Paul Strathern’s book on Dmitri Mendeleyev, who created the Periodic Table
Ray Deonandan appraises Eric Margolis’ War At The Top Of The World: The Struggle For Afghanistan, Kashmir
From Thailand, Persky offers a view of J.M. Coetzee’s 1996 Giving Offense: Essays on Censorship
Graz’s first letter, dated September 10, 2001
Daniel Gawthrop reviews Christopher Hitchen’s recent indictment of Henry Kissinger
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