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Maps by Ross Bradshaw
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Maps (2011)

by Ross Bradshaw (Editor)

Other authors: Chris Arnot (Contributor), Paul Barker (Contributor), David Belbin (Contributor), Ian Clayton (Contributor), Andy Croft (Contributor)13 more, Gillian Darley (Contributor), Richard Dennis (Contributor), Roberta Dewa (Contributor), John Lucas (Contributor), Robert Macfarlane (Contributor), David McKie (Contributor), Deirdre O'Byrne (Contributor), Sara Jane Palmer (Contributor), Ian Parks (Contributor), Mark Patterson (Contributor), John Payne (Contributor), Iain Sinclair (Contributor), Andrew Whitehead (Contributor)

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This is the first in a series of annual themed compendiums to be published by Five Leaves gathering essays "from the vaults", from work in progress and some commissioned specifically for the collection.
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A curious rattle-bag of writing loosely based on the theme of maps, it covers subjects as disparate as Roman Britain, London fiction, poetry in Siberia, the lost cricket grounds of England, bread and pudding riots on the "English Riviera", art inspired by the north African desert and the death of Walter Benjamin in Portbou, Catalonia.

added by peterbrown | editThe Guardian, Aimee Shalan (Oct 18, 2011)
 

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Bradshaw, RossEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Arnot, ChrisContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Barker, PaulContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Belbin, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Clayton, IanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Croft, AndyContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Darley, GillianContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dennis, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dewa, RobertaContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lucas, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Macfarlane, RobertContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
McKie, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
O'Byrne, DeirdreContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Palmer, Sara JaneContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Parks, IanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Patterson, MarkContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Payne, JohnContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Sinclair, IainContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Whitehead, AndrewContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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A quirky compendium of essays on maps, places and people, many by leading writers including Iain Sinclair and The Guardian's David McKie and Chris Arnot as well as writers from the London Review of Books, academic journals, a journalist from the World Service and biographers. [ http://www.fiveleaves.co.uk/social.ht... ]
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