Book review – biography
Trinity: The Treachery and Pursuit of the Most Dangerous Spy in History by Frank Close reviewed
Beyond The Thirty-Nine Steps: A Life of John Buchan by Ursula Buchan reviewed
Vasily Grossman and the Soviet Century by Alexandra Popoff reviewed
In Extremis: The Life of War Correspondent Marie Colvin by Lindsey Hilsum reviewed
Eternal Boy: The Life of Kenneth Grahame by Matthew Dennison reviewed
Harvey Milk: His Lives and Death by Lillian Faderman reviewed
Jimmy Page: The Definitive Biography by Chris Salewicz reviewed
Robert Graves: From Great War Poet to Good-Bye to All That, 1895–1929 by Jean Moorcroft Wilson reviewed
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