NewsWire: Tolkien Biographer Chronicles The Sixties Satire Boom - This Is London

The London Evening Standard's This is London Lifestyle section reviews a new book by Humphrey Carpenter, best known to us as Tolkien's biographer, titled That Was The Satire That Was: The Satire Boom of the 1960's.

This thick volume is a serious work chronicling the impact of such British social satirists as Alan Bennett, Peter Cook, and Dudley Moore as well as satirical television programs like That Was The Week That Was.

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