Unacknowledged Legislation: Writers in the Public Sphere

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Verso, 2000 - Literary Collections - 358 pages
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Hitchens provides rich evidence that his own sallies as a political journalist are nourished by a close engagement with a broad sweep of novelists.

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User Review  - Blair - Goodreads

This book is an excellent and unforgiving argument for the connection between fiction/literature and cultural sensibilities, especially as they pertain to politics. Hitchens takes issue with the "need ... Read full review

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User Review  - severyn - Goodreads

Excellent writing on subjects I knew something about, curiously unengaging on subjects I knew nothing about. I can't decide if that's my fault or Hitchens'. Read full review

Contents

The Wilde Side
3
Lord Trouble
17
Oh Lionel
44
Copyright

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Christopher Hitchens is a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and the author of the best-selling God Is Not Great. His books published by Verso include The Trial of Henry Kissinger, No One Left to Lie To, The Missionary Position, Unacknowledged Legislation, The Parthenon Marbles, Hostage to History, and more.

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