, Volume 71, Number 1

Burhan Wazir is the Editor of Qulture.com 

Guantánamo Diary Mohamedou Ould Slahi, Canongate, £16.00

A detainee is led back from the bathroom in Guantánamo Bay. Photo: Getty Images

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