Anne Applebaum 30 October 2010 12:00 am
First, a disclaimer: this review will not touch upon some recent, odd behaviour of this book’s author, Orlando Figes, because I can’t see that it’s relevant.
Andro Linklater 9 October 2010 12:00 am
The craters are all filled in, the ruins replaced, and the last memories retold only in the whispery voices of the old.
Juliet Gardiner 9 October 2010 12:00 am
The perception of war changes, remarked the poet Robert Graves, when ‘your Aunt Fanny, the firewatcher, is as likely to be killed as a soldier in battle’.
Montagu Curzon 14 August 2010 12:00 am
Undeniably the Hawker Hurricane has suffered the fate of the less pretty sister.
Patrick Skene Catling 31 July 2010 12:00 am
The Matterhorn, at 14,679 feet in the Alps, is said to be very difficult to climb.
James Walton 20 January 2010 12:00 am
Nobody who reads Nigel Farndale’s The Blasphemer is likely to complain about being short-changed.
William Waldegrave 24 June 2009 12:00 am
Men of War: Courage under Fire in the 19th-century Navy, by David Crane
Adam Zamoyski 25 March 2009 12:00 am
Americans in Paris, by Charles Glass
A J Singleton