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Hoo-hahs and passing frenzies

collected journalism, 1991-2001

by Francis Wheen

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  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Atlantic in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementFrancis Wheen.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPN5123.W385 A25 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 320 p. ;
Number of Pages320
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3618539M
ISBN 101903809428
LC Control Number2002391580

Buy The Comedians book online at the Folio Society from the world's most extensive selection of beautifully illustrated books. Francis Wheen is the author of Karl Marx: A Life, Hoo-Hahs and Passing Frenzies (which won the Orwell Prize in ), and How Mumbo-Jumbo Conquered .

  His collected journalism, Hoo-hahs and Passing Frenzies, won him the Orwell Prize in He has also been a regular columnist for the London Evening Standard. Hoo-hahs and Passing Frenzies by Francis Wheen: The Breaking of Nations: Order and Chaos in the Twenty-First Century by Robert Cooper: The Likes of Us: A Biography of the White Working Class by Michael Collins: Moses, Citizen and Me by Delia Jarrett-Macauley: Having It So Good: Britain in the Fifties by Peter Hennessy:

His collected journalism, Hoo-Hahs and Passing Frenzies, won the George Orwell Prize in , and his most recent book, How Mumbo-Jumbo Conquered the World: A Short History of Modern Delusions, tackles the top myths of modernity from neo-liberal and US Republican demonology to new age and postmodern fantasies. Francis Wheen is a journalist, skeptic, debunker and author of several books, including Idiot Proof: Deluded Celebrities, Irrational Power Brokers, Media Morons, and the Erosion of Common Sense. His collected journalism, Hoo-Hahs and Passing Frenzies, won the George Orwell prize in Francis Wheen's new book, How Mumbo-Jumbo Conquered the World: A Short History .


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