Observation Deck

Prize and Prejudice

Do international book awards dilute world literature?

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Morris’ ‘Evil Hours’: The surprise that a traumatic situation can provoke growth

Here’s an excerpt from the book I’ve been hyping all week: -- The closest Steve House has come to the other side, the time when ...

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Quote of the day: Orwell on soldiers

Tom Ricks's quote of the day.

The List

Last Minute Gift Guide for Wonks, 2014 Edition

FP’s shopping suggestions for the politically passionate and internationally inclined.

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‘The best war books of all time’?

The Telegraph's list of favorites has a few surprises.

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