Book Reviews archive

jimgriffiths
Dec
31

A key figure

Aled Eurig reviews ‘Cofiant Jim Griffiths, ‘Arwr Glew y Werin’’ by D. Ben Rees

ministering-to-education by leighton andrews
Dec
30

Standards over structures

Rajvi Glasbrook-Griffiths reviews ‘Ministering to Education’ by Leighton Andrews.

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Dec
29

More than a mystery

Rachel Trezise reviews ‘Significance’ by Jo Mazelis.

Gwyneth-Lewis-by-Keith-Morr
Dec
23

A centenary curiosity

Kathryn Gray reviews Advantages of the Older Man by Gwyneth Lewis.

revolution-to-devolution
Dec
22

A towering achievement

Dai Smith reviews ‘Revolution to Devolution: Reflections on Welsh Democracy’ by Kenneth O. Morgan.

royjenkins385218
Nov
11

‘The most conspiratorial member of the cabinet’

On the anniversary of Roy Jenkins’ birth, Adam Somerset reviews John Campbell’s biography ‘Roy Jenkins’.

Sep
18

Living apart, together

John Osmond examines what two books on the Scottish debate tell us about today’s independence referendum

uk euro
Dec
29

South of the Tweed and east of the Severn

Tom Nairn takes a look at a new book exploring the relationship between England and Europe

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Dr. Eugene Carson Blake, Walter Reuther and Rabbi Joachim Prinz, share a laugh during the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom.
Dec
28
keidrych
Dec
27

‘The best sort of crank’

M. Wynn Thomas looks at the life of a man who invented the notion of the ‘Anglo Welsh’