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Creators, Conquerors, & Citizens: A History of Ancient Greece by Robin Waterfield
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Nigel Hillpaul reviews Robin Waterfield's new 2018 history of ancient Greece and explores how a Greek identity arose from its individual city-states

The Spiritual History of English by Andrew Thornton-Norris
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Henry Hopwood-Phillips reviews Andrew Thornton-Norris' 2009 argument for a return to Catholicism in the face modernity's onslaught and postmodern rejection of God

The Ruin of Kasch by Roberto Calasso
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Henry Hopwood-Phillips reviews the 1995 English translation of Roberto Calasso's book The Ruin of Kasch, a discourse on Talleyrand occasioning exploration of the Modern through the lens of mythology

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Creators, Conquerors, & Citizens: A History of Ancient Greece by Robin Waterfield
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I bought my first book on Greek history as a small boy in a second-hand bookshop in Saffron Walden. Those great nodding crests hooked me at once and...
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The Spiritual History of English is Eliotean literary criticism writ large as history proper. And sitting at its heart is a dynamic of intellectual...
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'Here at the turn of a leaf a horseman is riding Through the space between one world And another.'   I struggle in Welsh and am (I am told) good with...