Book Review

How America Lost Its Secrets: Edward Snowden, the Man and the Theft

By Edward Jay Epstein

Is the infamous leaker a patriot or pariah? A veteran author tries to untangle the truth.

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A peek at what's coming up in the Independent this week.

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    A recap of the books we’ve spotlighted in the past few days.

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      A soliloquy from the previously unborn narrator of Ian McEwan’s Nutshell.

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      A mostly positive appraisal of the 44th president’s time in office.

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      In the war of ideas, truth-dodging pols tend to value intentions over probabilities.

      Washington, DC

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      A Cambridge don serves up a tongue-in-cheek guide to classical etiquette.

      Author Q&A

      The poet explains her endless fascination with science.

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      A Word for Love: A Novel

      By Emily Robbins

      An evocative, poetic tale of forbidden romance in the Middle East.

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      Difficult Women

      By Roxane Gay

      A deeply evocative collection that's both disturbing and brilliant.