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    DescriptionThe departure point for this book is an antique saying: life is complete unless love, poverty and war have been experienced. In 'Love', Christopher Hitchens celebrates the work of Joyce, Proust and Borges. 'Poverty' includes a series of devastating assessments of Michael Moore and the cult of the Kennedys. The book's final section, 'War', contains biting reportage from North Korea, Pakistan and Iraq.


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    Title
    Love, Poverty and War
    Subtitle
    Journeys and Essays
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Christopher Hitchens
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 480
    Width: 129 mm
    Height: 198 mm
    Thickness: 198 mm
    Weight: 473 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781843544524
    ISBN 10: 1843544520
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 27430
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T7.5
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DNF, JP
    DC22: 828.914
    BISAC V2.8: SOC002010
    Edition
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Publisher
    ATLANTIC BOOKS
    Imprint name
    ATLANTIC BOOKS
    Publication date
    10 August 2006
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Christopher Hitchens (1949-2011) was a contributing editor to Vanity Fair and Visiting Professor in liberal studies at the New School in New York. He was the author of numerous books, including works on Thomas Jefferson, Thomas Paine, George Orwell, Mother Theresa, Henry Kissinger and Bill and Hillary Clinton, as well as the international bestseller and National Book Award nominee, god Is Not Great.
    Review quote
    "'dazzling, and often very moving, writing from the 1990s by 'one of the most prolific, as well as brilliant, journalists of our time' (Observer). 'An exceptional political polemicist... Christopher Hichens might end up as the best literary and cultural critic of his generation.' David Herman, Prospect 'Hitchens is just too damn good.' Peter Wilby, New Statesman"