Tag Archives: T. E. Lawrence

Getting to Know T.E. Lawrence “of Arabia” (1888-1935)

  The book Selected Letters of T.E. Lawrence, discussed here, is more revealing of his character than is his most famous work, The Seven Pillars of Wisdom. He also wrote and published The Mint during his subsequent service as an … Continue reading

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“… a last glimpse of the land now being lost for ever”

… Thus ends The Rings of Saturn by W.G. Sebald, one of the three books I present today. The others are: Thesiger by Michael Asher; and The Search for Sana by Richard Zimler, the latter having been recently discussed in … Continue reading

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