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1 Fear of Viet­namese food be­fore sec­ond class? Re­turn to first class! (6)

5 Be­hind book that pre­pares one’s coun­try for an­other war (6)

10 Call­ing af­ter pack when run­ning riot (9)

11 Dis­rupted re­union or left through bore­dom (5) 12 Without room to crawl (4) 13 Left un­treated suits at the clean­ers (10)

15 Hys­ter­i­cal rant­ing about love in the dark (8) 16 Hat-tricks hold up beating (6)

18 Bot­tom line for turn­ing into col­liery (6)

20 Grass hide­out need­ing weight (8)

23 Merry art in at­tempt­ing to wed into an­other cul­ture (10) 24 Work in cream soup (4) 26 Time is not a mark of shame (5)

27 Ticket with ready-made twist (3,6)

28 Risked all for bud­ding? (6)

29 Work free in lava­to­ries, even out­side! (6)

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2 Smash hit for a bar­bar­ian that over­ran deca­dent Rome (4,3)

3 Boast that clothes are back to front (4)

4 Birds took off if a van held gold (8)

5 Ruler, for ex­am­ple, en­tered into the breach (6) 6 Trained bear help­ing de­par­ture (10)

7 Track faults in mo­tor (7) 8 Fudge de­tails that have been chalked up to one’s credit (7,6)

9 Glib­ness can be a twoedged sword (5,8)

14 Bar traitor act­ing as judge (10)

17 Flut­ter on some sun­light touch­ing a lake and dou­ble crossing (8)

19 Not ex­chang­ing Ira­nian le­gal ten­der be­fore court (2,5)

21 Com­pose up­lift­ing melody for an­other world (7) 22 Front boy raised as graf­fiti artist (6)

25 Live to­gether without pro­hi­bi­tion (4)

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