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By Conor Cruise O'Brien,Oliver Kamm

ISBN-10: 0571324258

ISBN-13: 9780571324255

Arguably Conor Cruise O'Brien's so much influential and prominent publication used to be this amazing selection of essays - on historical past, literature and public affairs - first released in 1965.

'I can nonetheless keep in mind the thrill with which i found a replica of Writers and Politics, in a provincial library in Devonshire thirty years in the past. no one who attempts to write down approximately both of these topics, or approximately "the bloody crossroads" the place they've got so usually met, can disown a debt to the Cruiser.' Christopher Hitchens, London evaluate of Books

'When a liberal can write such items as "Mercy and Mercenaries", "Journal de Combat", "Varieties of Anti-Communism", "A New Yorker Critic", and "Generation of Saints", an incredible voice has back to our culture.' Raymond Williams,Guardian

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