In the Shadow of the Sword: the Battle for Global Empire and the End of the Ancient World
Little, Brown, 523pp, £25
Sandstorm: Libya in the Time of Revolution
Faber & Faber, 304pp, £17.99
Scenes from Early Life
Fourth Estate, 320pp, £18.99
The Sex Myth: Why Everything We're Told Is Wrong
Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 272pp, £14.99
"I don’t think I shall ever write anything again."
Why Britain tolerates the rule of the super-rich.
The modern world, and modern literature, came of age in 1922.
Author and artist Craig Thompson discusses religion, French Orientalism, and his long-anticipated ne