Postscript - Veterans

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0419990902

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 4: Basil Davidon, the distinguished historian of AFRICA who was an SOE operative in the Balkans during the Second World War.

0419990902

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 4: Basil Davidon, the distinguished historian of AFRICA who was an SOE operative in the Balkans during the Second World War.

05The Great Terror19990903

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 5: Robert Conquest. Soviet expert, former Communist Party member, friend of Kingsley Amis and first publisher of Philip Larkin, Conquest is a renowned limerick writer and author of the definitive book on Stalin's purges, `The Great Terror'.

05The Great Terror19990903

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 5: Robert Conquest. Soviet expert, former Communist Party member, friend of Kingsley Amis and first publisher of Philip Larkin, Conquest is a renowned limerick writer and author of the definitive book on Stalin's purges, `The Great Terror'.

X0119990830

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 1: Eugene McCarthy. The independent Democrat whose anti-Vietnam stance came close to unsettling America remembers his battles with the Kennedys, his Communist witch-hunting namesake, and the brutal police assault on the Chicago Democrat convention.

X0119990830

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 1: Eugene McCarthy. The independent Democrat whose anti-Vietnam stance came close to unsettling America remembers his battles with the Kennedys, his Communist witch-hunting namesake, and the brutal police assault on the Chicago Democrat convention.

X0219990831

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 2: Bernard Knox, part 1. Today, a classicist who was a combatant in the Spanish Civil War.

X0219990831

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 2: Bernard Knox, part 1. Today, a classicist who was a combatant in the Spanish Civil War.

X0319990901

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 3: Bernard Knox, part 2. Bernard Knox recounts his combat in the Second World War and his postwar defence of the classics in the UNITED STATES.

X0319990901

Christopher Hitchens meets four great nonconformists. 3: Bernard Knox, part 2. Bernard Knox recounts his combat in the Second World War and his postwar defence of the classics in the UNITED STATES.