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How Putin manipulated history to help Russians feel good again

The Story of Russia by Orlando Figes reviewed

By Sara Wheeler

Book Review

The unfamiliar Orwell: the writer as passionate gardener

Orwell’s Roses by Rebecca Solnit reviewed

By Sara Wheeler

Book Review

A mighty river with many names: adventures on the Amur

The Amur River: Between Russia and China by Colin Thubron reviewed

By Sara Wheeler

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Does William Barents deserve to have a sea named after him?

Icebound: Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World by Andrea Pitzer reviewed

By Sara Wheeler

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Are women worse navigators than men?

From Here to There: The Art and Science of Finding and Losing Our Way by Michael Bond reviewed

By Sara Wheeler

Books

Heart of darkness

Pravda Ha Ha: True Travels to the End of Europe by Rory MacLean reviewed

By Sara Wheeler

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Gales and Gaels — sailing solo from Cornwall to the Summer Isles

The Summer Isles: A Voyage of the Imagination by Philip Marsden reviewed

By Sara Wheeler

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