Young Eliot: From St Louis to The Waste Land by Robert Crawford
A major biography tracing the life of this most important poet. Crawford cleverly shows Eliot as a lightening conductor for modernity.
The New Spymasters: Inside Espionage From the Cold War to Global Terror by Stephen Grey
The first authentic account of how modern espionage works and how the human factor remains at the heart of it all.
Jeremy Hutchinson's Case Histories by Thomas Grant
Tales from the career of Jeremy Hutchinson, the greatest career barrister of the 1960's, 70's and 80's.
One Child: The Story of China's Most Radical Experiment by Mei Fong
Pulitzer-prize winning journalist Mei Fong reveals the legacy of the one child policy on Chinese society. An exceptional piece of on-the-ground journalism.