For those of you that haven’t heard yet, there is a must read new book that is coming out next month: Trials of the Diaspora: A History of Anti-Semitism in England by the estimable Anthony Julius.
Philip Roth describes the book in the following glowing terms:
“This is an essential history and so it’s fortunate it has been written by a man with the extraordinary fluency,staggering erudition, scholarly integrity, intellectual acumen, and moral discernment of Anthony Julius.”
Similarly, Nick Cohen had the following to say:
“Anthony Julius has produced a brilliant and readable account of a shameful stain on the national reputation. The best dissection I’ve seen of Britain’s oldest and least acknowledged racial prejudice. “
You can pre-order a copy at Amazon UK by clicking here.