Losing the plot
By Albert Scardino - 02 August 13:00

Shadow: Five Presidents and the Legacy of Watergate

Bob Woodward <em>Simon & Schuster, 592pp, £20<

Buried treasure
By Terri Natale - 02 August 13:00

Finding the Walls of Troy: Frank Calvert and Heinrich Schliemann at Hisarlik

Susan Heuck Allen, <e

Inner exile
By Richard Gott - 02 August 13:00

Child of My Time: An Englishman's Journey in a Divided World

Mark Frankland <em>Chatto & Windus, 2

Star wars
By Richard Heyman - 02 August 13:00

The Pearly Gates of Cyberspace: A History of Space from Dante to the Internet

Margaret Wertheim <e

Lost illusions
By D J Taylor - 26 July 13:00

Flight Patterns

Alan Mahar <em>Gollancz, 285pp, £9.99</em>

ISBN 0575067217

Public, private or a bit of both?
By Nick Morris - 26 July 13:00

No one has yet found the answer to water industry control

Not every bucketful is equal
By Peter Kenway - 26 July 13:00

For the sake of fairness we need a new charging system

Will to power
By Andrew Lycett - 26 July 13:00

Morgan, American Financier

Jean Strouse <em>Harvill, 796pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0375501665

Creating local waves
By Simon Marvin - 26 July 13:00

Regional government, greater competition and climate change add up to an opportunity for water compa

How to weigh the cost of water
By Neil Summerton - 26 July 13:00

The regulator is setting five-year price caps for the water companies. Neil Summertonexplains the la

Novel of the week
By Oliver Ready - 26 July 13:00

Fictions and Lies

Irina Ratushinskaya, translated by Alyona Kozevnikova <em>John Murray, 288pp, £1

No let-up in the quest for quality
By Michael Meacher - 26 July 13:00

Just because price cuts are imminent, argues Michael Meacher, don't imagine environmental standards

Water, water, everywhere . . .
By Staff blogger - 26 July 13:00

Privatised water: who's paying the price?

The view from outside
By Tamsin Todd - 26 July 13:00

Thirty-Three Moments of Happiness: St Petersburg Stories

Ingo Schulze <em>Picador, 306pp, £12.99</

Divining the profits
By Anna Bradley - 26 July 13:00

Consumers have been paying over the top since privatisation, argues <strong>Anna Bradley, </strong>d

Commentary - Why I love Bridget Jones
By Francis Gilbert - 26 July 13:00

Helen Fielding has created a contemporary Molly Bloom

Who's who in the world of water
By Staff blogger - 26 July 13:00

British Waterways
Willow Grange
Church Road
Herts WD1 3QA
Tel: 01923 226422
Website: www.britishwaterways. co.uk


Silly Winnie
By John Colvin - 26 July 13:00

Fisher, Churchill and the Dardanelles

Geoffrey Penn <em>Leo Cooper, 282pp, £25</em>

ISBN 0850526

What an extra drop of water is worth
By Staff blogger - 26 July 13:00

If water is paid for on a "measured" basis (the more you use the more you pay), how much should you pay for each extra unit? The economist's answer would be the "forward-looking long-run marginal cost" of providing you with that extra unit.

Zambian gentleman
By Graham Boynton - 19 July 13:00

The Africa House: The True Story of an English Gentleman and his African Dream

Christina Lamb <em>

Living by numbers
By Maggie Gee - 19 July 13:00

The Arithmetic of Memory

Anthony Rudolf <em>Bellew Publishing, 240pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 185725135

Electronic Books - Karl Marx and the economy of pigs
By Stephen Howe - 19 July 13:00

Stephen Howe fires up his CD-Rom drive and finds the answer to the Porcine Question

Trippers' tales
By Ra Page - 19 July 13:00

Fortune Hotel: Twisted Travel Stories

Sarah Champion (editor) <em>Hamish Hamilton, 310pp, £9.99</

Catalan cry
By Henry Sheen - 19 July 13:00

Barca: A People's Passion

Jimmy Burns <em>Bloomsbury, 366pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0747541957

Novel of the week
By Joanna Hunter - 19 July 13:00

The Colony of Unrequited Dreams

Wayne Johnston <em>Doubleday, 562pp, £15 </em>

ISBN 0385600275

Victims of vitriol
By Derek Draper - 12 July 13:00

Cruel Britannia

Nick Cohen <em>Verso, 247pp, £16</em>

ISBN 185984720X

Albion's last hurrah
By Glen Newey - 12 July 13:00

The British at War: Cinema, State and Propaganda 1939-45

James Chapman <em>I B Tauris, 319pp, £29.