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Read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jeremy Lewis Jeremy Lewis Ì 4 Read characters ☆ David Astor 104 A New Statesman Book of the YearFew newspaper editors are remembered beyond their lifetimes but David Astor of the Observer is a great exception to the rule He converted a staid Conservative supporting Sunday paper into essential reading admired and envied for the uality of its writers and for its trenchant but fair minded viewsAstor grew up at Cliveden the country house on the Thames which his.Read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jeremy Lewis
Read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jeremy Lewis Jeremy Lewis Ì 4 Read characters ☆ David Astor 104 With the German opposition in the months leading up to the warGeorge Orwell had urged Astor to champion the decolonisation of Africa and Nelson Mandela always acknowledged how much he owed to the Observer’s long standing support A generous benefactor to good causes he helped to set up Amnesty International and Index on Censorship A good man and a great editor he deserves to be better remember.
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Read ☆ PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook Ì Jeremy Lewis Jeremy Lewis Ì 4 Read characters ☆ David Astor 104 Grandfather had bought when he turned his back on New York the source of the family fortune His liberal minded father was a constant support but his relations with his mother Nancy were always embattled At Oxford he suffered the first of the bouts of depression that were to blight his life; a lost soul for much of the Thirties he became involved in attempts to put the British Government in touch.
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- 10 September 2019