among other notables: Ron Chernow, Jonathan Franzen, Laura Hillenbrand, Sebastian Junger, Edmund Morris, and Patti Smith. LAT.
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and perhaps the last I’ll link to here: a careful consideration of the memoir by Ian Buruma in the New York Review of Books.
as with most of the reviews, there is a minor ache for the book to have been more literary than political memoir (i.e. divorces and subsequent or preceding cocktail hours with Salman and Martin), coupled with a general understanding that even with Hitchens’s rhetorical spirit: reconciliation can be hard to do.
I must add that Hitchens wrote the introduction to our little collection of H.P. Lovecraft’s atheist writings; I’m obliged.