International Politics
15 January 2009
Somehow, magically, you are transported back in time. You see a man, a face you instantly recognise: the odd moustache...
Politics
09 October 2008
The Spanish Civil War has a continuing fascination because it was the first modern war whose battle lines reflected a...
Books
26 June 2008
If almost 800 pages are necessary to capture the essence of Norman Lewis's long and adventure-filled life, then an 800-...
International Politics
08 May 2008
The Spanish are sensitive - to say the least - about their past. Barely a week goes by here in Valencia without an...
Books
17 April 2008
Until very recently, suggestions that western civilisation owed much to Islam were rejected out of hand. "Europe",...