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Richard Shirreff
Mon 24 October 2016
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2017: War with Russia?

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Jonathan Wittenberg

My Dear Ones: One Family and the Final Solution

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Established in 2004, the Bristol Festival of Ideas emerged out of Bristol’s bid to be Capital of Culture in 2008.

We wanted more debate in the city. We also wanted to celebrate the work of great writers, commentators and thinkers in and outside the city.


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