Boxer, Beetle by Ned Beauman (2010): A Bibliography


On Boxing by Joyce Carol Oates (1987)
Beyond Glory by David Margolick (2005)
Inside the Fight Game by Leslie Bell (1952)
Jack 'Kid' Berg: The Whitechapel Windmill by John Harding and Jack Berg (1998)

Urban planning
The Death and Life of Great American Cities by Jane Jacobs (1962)
The Power Broker: Robert Moses and the Fall of New York by Robert Caro (1974)
Invented Edens : Techno-Cities of the Twentieth Century by Robert H. Kargon and Arthur P. Molella (2008)
Seeing Like a State by James C. Scott (1998)
Cities of Tomorrow : An Intellectual History of Urban Planning and Design in the Twentieth Century by Peter Hall (2002)

Sketches in Poland by Frances Delanoy Little (1915)
The River of a Hundred Ways: Life in the War-Devastated Areas of Eastern Poland by Joice M. Nankivell and Sydney Loch (1924)

Jewish history
The Jews of Eastern Europe by JH Adeney (1921)
The Jews of Eastern Europe, 1772-1881 by Israel Bartal (2005)
A People Apart: The Jews in Europe, 1789-1939 by David Vital (1999)
Jewish Tradition and the Challenge of Darwinism ed. Geoffrey Cantor and Marc Swetlitz.(2006)
The Lie That Wouldn't Die: The Protocols of the Elders of Zion by Hadassa Ben-Itto (2005)

Breeding Superman : Nietzsche, Race and Eugenics in Edwardian and Interwar Britain by Dan Stone (2002)
The Unfit: A History of a Bad Idea by Elof Axel Carlson (2001)
Eugenics: Galton and After by CP Blacker (1952)
Eugenics by Alexander Carr-Saunders (1926)

'Hurrah for the Blackshirts!’: Fascists and Fascism in Britain Between the Wars by Martin Pugh (2006)
Illusions of Grandeur : Mosley, Fascism and British Society, 1931-81 by DS Lewis (1987)
Fellow Travellers of the Right: British Enthusiasts for Nazi Germany, 1933-9 by Richard Griffiths (1980)
Intellectuals in Politics: Three Biographical Essays by James Joll (1960)
Oswald Moseley by Robert Skidelsky (1975)
Reactionary Modernism : Technology, Culture and Politics in Weimar and the Third Reich by Jeffrey Herf (1984)
The Occult Roots of Nazism : The Ariosophists of Austria and Germany, 1890-1935 by Nicholas Goodrick-Clarke (1985)
Himmler's Crusade: The True Story of the 1938 Nazi Expedition into Tibet by Christopher Hale (2003)

Gay history
Queer London: Perils and Pleasures in the Sexual Metropolis, 1918-1957 by Matt Houlbrook (2005)

The East End
Hit ’Em Hard : Jack Spot, King of the Underworld by Wensley Clarkson (2002)
London's Underworld by Thomas Holmes (1912)
Clouds of Glory: A Hoxton Childhood by Bryan Magee (2003)
East End Underworld: Chapters in the Life of Arthur Harding ed. Raphael Samuel (1981)
Out of the Ghetto: My Youth in the East End: Communism and Fascism, 1913-1939 by Joe Jacobs (1991)

Upper class life
Memoir of a Thinking Radish: An Autobiography by Peter Medawar (1986)
In Society: The Brideshead Years by Nicholas Courtney (1986)
The Last Country Houses by Charles Aslet (1982)

The Depression
The Dark Valley: A Panorama of the 1930s by Piers Brendon (2000)

Artificial languages
The Artificial Language Movement by Andrew Large (1985)
Esperanto: Language, Literature and Community by Pierre Janton, ed. Humphrey Tonkin (1993)

Style and Idea: Selected Writings of Arnold Schoenberg ed. Leonard Stein (1975)
Philosophy of New Music by Theodor Adorno ed. Robert Hullot-Kentor (1949)
A Goldfish Bowl by Elisabeth Luteyns (1972)
A Pilgrim Soul: The Life and Work of Elisabeth Lutyens by Meirion and Susie Harries (1989)

Autobiography of an Entomologist by Robert Usinger (1972)

Premature burial
Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear by Jan Bondeson (2002)