Diary of a Mole

Diary of a Mole

Posted Mon 21 May '18

The story of the man who betrayed every secret of Allied operations to the Russians

The Year the World Shook

The Year the World Shook

Posted Mon 26 Mar '18

French radicals applaud sexual freedom and Ed Winters argues that France was not alone in May 1968

Trojan Women Act One

Trojan Women Act One

Posted Mon 19 Mar '18 1 comment

Two translations of Homer by female translators show the blind poet knew a thing or two about Cambridge Analytica

Skate Girls of Kabul

Skate Girls of Kabul

Posted Tue 27 Feb '18

London's favourite antiquarian book dealer shares his catch of the week

Murder and mystery but no cover up

Murder and mystery but no cover up

Posted Thu 22 Feb '18

When an elderly recluse is murdered and a Chinese dissident is tried in secret, a Hampstead writer puts two and two together