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  • ISBN: 9780446568968 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • ISBN: 0446568961 (electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (x, 435 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
  • Edition: 1st ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Twelve, 2010.

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General Note: Description based on print version record.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Prologue with premonitions -- Yvonne -- The Commander -- Fragments from an education -- Cambridge -- The sixties: revolution in the revolution -- Chris or Christopher? -- Havana versus Prague -- The Fenton factor -- Martin -- Portugal to Poland -- A second identity: on becoming an (Anglo) American -- Changing places -- Salman -- Mesopotamia from both sides -- Something of myself -- Thinking thrice about the Jewish question -- Edward Said in light and shade (and Saul) -- Decline, mutation, or metamorphosis?
Summary, etc.: "The life story of one of the most admired and controversial public intellectuals of our time"--Provided by publisher.
Subject: Hitchens, Christopher.
Intellectuals > United States > Biography.
Journalists > United States > Biography.
Political activists > United States > Biography.
Authors, American > Biography.
British Americans > Biography.
Immigrants > United States > Biography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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