BookList

A collection of 16 posts

Dunkirk: Retreat to Victory

Dunkirk: Retreat to Victory

Reading... Looking forward to completing Major General Julian Thompson's book on how the BEF's spectacular and unexpected success in escaping Dunkirk in 1940 was essential to the Allied victory in 1945 - despite

Secret Life: The Jian Ghomeshi Investigation

Secret Life: The Jian Ghomeshi Investigation

Toronto Star reporter Kevin Donovan shares his behind-the-scenes view of the journalistic investigation which finally brought down CBC's golden boy Jian Ghomeshi. I know two people who Ghomeshi assaulted, both of them telling

Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt

Necessary Trouble: Americans in Revolt

Sarah Jaffe of The Nation looks at the grassroot movements rocking the American political discourse on both the left and right during the past decade. With on the ground accounts of these movements,