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Fathers and Sons
Gillon Aitken
Alexander Waugh
Classification : Biography & Memoir
Pub Date : Jan 01, 2007
Imprint : Headline Review
Page Extent : 480
Binding : PB
ISBN : 9780755312559
Price : 699

About the book
The Waugh family has been writing books since the nineteenth century. Evelyn's father, brother and son were all writers and now his grandson has taken up the baton. Based on recollections of his father, Auberon, and on a mine of hitherto unseen documents relating to Evelyn and his close family, Alexander Waugh skilfully traces the threads of influence that have linked father to son across a century of conflict, turmoil and change.



FATHERS AND SONS is much more than a family tale: it is a study of birth and death, of writers and writing, of conforming and rebelling. It is a frank and intimate memoir, a revealing history and a book about famous men.

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Gillon Aitken
Maggie Fergusson has written for newspapers and magazines including The Times, the Daily Telegraph and Sunday Telegraph, Harpers and Queen and the Independent magazine, and is Secretary of the Royal S...(+)
Alexander Waugh

Alexander Waugh is the grandson of Evelyn Waugh and son of columnist Auberon Waugh and novelist Teresa Waugh. The former chief Opera Critic at both the Mail on Sunday and the London Evening S...(+)