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Christopher Hitchens and his critics : terror, Iraq, and the left

Author: Simon Cottee; Thomas Cushman; Christopher Hitchens
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, ©2008.
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Christopher Hitchens - political journalist, cultural critic, public intellectual and self-described contrarian - is one of the most controversial and prolific writers of his generation. His most recent book, God Is Not Great, was on the New York Times bestseller list in 2007 for months. Like his hero, George Orwell, Hitchens is a tireless opponent of all forms of cruelty, ideological dogma, religious superstition  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Christopher Hitchens and his critics.
New York : New York University Press, c2008
(OCoLC)795756237
Named Person: Christopher Hitchens; Christopher Hitchens; Christopher Hitchens
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Simon Cottee; Thomas Cushman; Christopher Hitchens
ISBN: 9780814716861 0814716865 9780814716878 0814716873
OCLC Number: 183392372
Description: xiii, 365 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Hitchens on terror --
Hitchens on Iraq --
Hitchens on the left --
Critical responses and exchanges.
Responsibility: edited by Simon Cottee and Thomas Cushman ; with an afterword by Christopher Hitchens.
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"Hitchens' style is so dazzling it is easy to forget that it is rooted in a solid belief in secularism, feminism, and reason. These are the core principles of the Left and we have no choice but to Read more...

 
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