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Works involving Anthony James

  • Orwell's Faded Lion

    The Moral Atmosphere of Britain 1945-2015

    This book confronts the actual direction taken by British society against the background of the high hopes of the generation that survived the war.

  • Amputated Souls

    The Psychiatric Assault on Liberty 1935-2011

    Amputated Souls explores the subject of the assault upon human rights and human freedom by psychiatrists and the clinical methods they use. The book traces the history of lobotomy and ECT from their invention in southern Europe in the 1930s, under...

  • The Happy Passion

    A Personal View of Jacob Bronowski

    Jacob Bronowski (1908-1974) lived through what he described as 'the two great catastrophes of the twentieth century: the rise of Hitler in 1933 and the dropping of the atomic bombs in 1945', and yet the keynote of his astonishingly rich and varied...