Books
06 February 2014
The never-ending search for meaning.
Culture
03 October 2013
The long road to oblivion.
Books
14 March 2013
History is written by the victors.
Books
23 August 2012
From the Ruins of Empire: the Revolt Against the West and the Remaking of Asia Pankaj Mishra Allen Lane, 368pp,...
Culture
03 April 2012
Savage Continent: Europe in the Aftermath of World War II  Keith Lowe Viking, 480pp, £25...
Books
23 January 2012
The Dreyfus Affair Piers Paul ReadBloomsbury, 416pp, £20“What a poignant drama," wrote the French novelist...
Books
27 September 2004
Amid all the talk today about the need to stand up to dictators at all costs rather than repeat the mistakes of the...
Books
23 August 2004
Few writers have done more to deconstruct the heroic myths of western warfare in the 20th century than Paul Fussell. He...