Author Topic: Robert Harris  (Read 634 times)

pigamus

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Robert Harris
« on: July 16, 2020, 12:23:55 AM »
Is he any good

timebug

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Re: Robert Harris
« Reply #1 on: July 16, 2020, 09:28:55 AM »
Right wing, upper upper class nazi fucker, but the odd one of his books can tell a decent story. He would have been bigger in the fifties and could have chummed up with Dennis Wheatley, who was cast from the same mould!

Kryton

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Re: Robert Harris
« Reply #2 on: July 16, 2020, 09:52:08 AM »
Right wing

Didn't he used to be a labour supporter?

Re: Robert Harris
« Reply #3 on: July 16, 2020, 10:59:13 AM »
The cicero trilogy was ok but Wolf Hall really raised the game on historical fiction before it was finished.

Fatherland in retrospect does fetishise the Speer Reichshalle etc a little too much

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