March 2012 Books
Reviews of books about comedy, including biographies of comedians old and new, and (occasionally) books by comedians. To have a book considered for review, send a copy to Chortle, 112 Norman Road, London, E11 4RL.
Mon 26 March 2012
The Edinburgh Fringe Survival Guide, by Mark Fisher
Book review by Steve Bennett
26/03/2012 … Every so often, some regimental old Tory will bark out a call for the return of National Service, arguing that the best way to instill great character in the feckless youth of today is to teach them how to kill foreigners most efficiently.