JUNE 2008 £3.00

THE RISE AND FALL OF THE COMANCHES Frank McLynn on a Native American Empire

Richard Overy on the Nazi Expansion Nikolai Tolstoy on the Romanovs The Sacking of Smyrna

Alexander Waugh goes to Brideshead Jane Ridley nails the Bolter Sparring Literary Spouses

The Unstoppable Auden ★★ The Fabulous Norman Lewis Lloyd George’s Ladies

Mirsky in TIBET ★★ Burleigh on TERROR Stalin’s Children ★★ Paisley’s Politics ★★ A Cowboy’s Tale