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What happened on August 03, 2003










  • The plot is pure Hollywood Jonathan Kirsch, Jonathan Kirsch, a contributing writer to Book Review, is the author of the forthcoming "God Against the Gods: The History of the War Between Monotheism and Polytheism."

  • Discoveries Susan Salter Reynolds

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  • Birds of a feather find each other Michael Harris, Michael Harris is a regular contributor to Book Review.

  • Force of nature Michael Bracewell, Michael Bracewell is a critic whose recent works include "England Is Mine: Pop Life in Albion From Wilde to Goldie" and "When Surface Was Depth."

  • Blues Kenneth Rexroth

  • To be Catholic in America Kevin Starr, Kevin Starr is state librarian of California, university professor in the history department at USC and a trustee of the Institute of Advanced Catholic Studies.

  • Snatching speculation from the jaws of defeat John Lukacs, John Lukacs is the author of numerous books, including "At the End of an Age" and "The Hitler of History."

  • Imperialism: Doing it right Zachary Karabell, Zachary Karabell is a contributing writer to Book Review and the author of several books, including "Parting the Desert" and "The Last Campaign."

  • A South American landscape of the imagination Jorge Edwards, Jorge Edwards is a former Chilean diplomat and the author of several books, including "Persona Non Grata: A Memoir of Disenchantment With the Cuban Revolution." His review was translated from the Spanish by Margaret Sayers Peden.

  • Love triangle in the class system Heller McAlpin, Heller McAlpin is a member of the National Book Critics Circle.

  • 'We live so others may die' Robert Del Tredici, Robert Del Tredici, author of "At Work in the Fields of the Bomb" and founder of the Atomic Photographers Guild, is a documentary photographer specializing in nuclear weapons.

  • Mars in apogee Scott Timberg, Scott Timberg is a Times arts reporter and co-editor with Dana Gioia of "The Misread City: New Literary Los Angeles."

  • Mean cuisine Richard Flaste, Richard Flaste is The Times' features editor and a collaborator on several cookbooks with chef Pierre Franey.




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