Monkey business. Aids is still killing millions in Africa. Mike Barrett charts the controversy surrounding its discovery
By Mike Barrett - 31 January 12:00

Virus: the co-discoverer of HIV tracks its rampage and charts the future

Luc Montagnier <em>W W No

Manic Magyar
By George Walden - 31 January 12:00

Don't Read This Book If You're Stupid

Tibor Fischer <em>Secker & Warburg</em>, 224pp, £10

ISBN 0

Vexing vaccines. Aids is still killing millions in Africa. Tony Barnett reads an account of how the virus may have jumped species
By Tony Barnett - 31 January 12:00

The River: a journey back to the source of HIV and AIDS

Edward Hooper <em>Allen Lane, The Penguin

Prudence, no purpose
By Ed Miliband - 24 January 12:00

Stafford Cripps: a political life

Simon Burgess <em>Victor Gollancz, 316pp, £25</em>

ISBN 057506

Make it new
By Adam Newey - 24 January 12:00

Where the Sea Stands Still

Yang Lian (translated by Brian Holton) <em>Bloodaxe Books, 191pp, £8.95

Punch drunk
By Tony Van Den Bergh - 24 January 12:00

Twenty & Out: a life in boxing

Mickey Duff with Bob Mee <em>Collins Willow, 280pp, £16.99</em>

Stolen identity
By Jason Cowley - 24 January 12:00

My German Question: growing up in Nazi Berlin

Peter Gay <em>Yale University Press, 208pp, £16.50</

Back in print
By Edward Platt - 24 January 12:00

The Conformist

Alberto Moravia <em>Prion Books, 384pp, £6.99</em>

ISBN 1853753130

Old man's darling
By Lisa Allardice - 24 January 12:00

The Constant Eye

Candida Clark <em>Chatto & Windus, 200pp, £10</em>

ISBN 0701169095

Black and white
By Aida Edemariam - 17 January 12:00

Big Men, Little People: encounters in Africa

Alec Russell <em>Macmillan, 306pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN

Killer elite
By Frank McLynn - 17 January 12:00

Imperial Warriors: Britain and the Gurkhas

Tony Gould <em>Granta, 480pp, £20</em>

ISBN 186207284

Hating the Irish
By Maurice Walsh - 17 January 12:00

The Last Days of Dublin Castle: the diaries of Mark Sturgis

Michael Hopkinson (editor) <em>Irish A

Selling space
By Hugh Aldersey-Williams - 17 January 12:00

Carl Sagan: a life

Keay Davidson <em>John Wiley, 540pp, £19.50</em>

ISBN 0471252867

Carl S

Time travel
By Christian Wolmar - 17 January 12:00

Railways and the Victorian Imagination

Michael Freeman <em>Yale University Press, 272pp, £25</em>

Harem politics
By Phil Whitaker - 17 January 12:00

What the Body Remembers

Shauna Singh Baldwin<em> Doubleday, 320pp, £12.99</em>

ISBN 0385600437

Act of revenge
By Peter Wilby - 13 December 12:00

Scandal

Amanda Platell <em>Piatkus, 298pp, £5.99</em>

ISBN 0749931191

Forging our history
By Geoffrey Wheatcroft - 13 December 12:00

The Isles: A History

Norman Davies <em>Macmillan,1,264pp, £30</em>

ISBN 033376370X

Novel of the week
By Peter Donaldson - 13 December 12:00

Daughter of Fortune

Isabel Allende <em>Flamingo, 399pp, £16.99</em>

ISBN 0002259753

Cross-dressing
By Julie Wheelwright - 13 December 12:00

All the Daring of the Soldier: Women of the Civil War Armies

Elizabeth D Leonard <em>W W Norton, 3

The big comeback
By Stephen Graubard - 13 December 12:00

From Empire to Europe: The Decline and Revival of British Industry Since the Second World War

Geof

Audio century
By Francis Gilbert - 29 November 12:00

Francis Gilbert

Books of the century
By Staff blogger - 29 November 12:00

<strong>Malcolm Bradbury</strong>, <strong>Martyn Bedford</strong>, <strong>Gillian Beer</strong>, <

Lifestories
By Roz Kaveney - 29 November 12:00

Roz Kaveney

Poetry books
By Lavinia Greenlaw - 29 November 12:00

Anthologies of time and space

Children's books
By Staff blogger - 29 November 12:00

<strong>Amanda Craig</strong> on videos and <strong>Geoffrey Wheatcroft</strong> on fiction

Books of the year
By Staff blogger - 29 November 12:00

Joan Bakewell, Terry Eagleton, Roy Foster, Jonathan Coe, Melvyn Bragg and more

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