Page 6, 12th August 1988

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Lenin's Mighty Impact On Our Century

Lenin — The Man Behind the Mask by Ronald Clark (Faber £17.95). ANY BIOGRAPHER of Lenin, as the author of this work observes, is in danger of being "overwhelmed by the......

Drug Barons Unveiled

The Underground Empire; Where Crimes and Governments Embrace by James Mills (Sidgewick & Jackson, £15). IT took US journalist James Mills six years to put together his......

Go• As A Loving Parent Who Cares

On Suffering: Letters to a Friend by Francine Black (Fowler Wright, £3.50) WHEN we see the word "suffering" on the front of a book we are about to read, we are prepared somewhat......

Heroes For Summer Musing In Sad Non-communication

Blue Eyes, Black Hair by Marguerite Duras translated from the French by Barbara Bray (Collins £10.95). THIS book made me think again about that shocking film: Last Tango in......

X Ord Weeps And Laughs

BOOKS OF THE MONTH Young Betjeman by Bevis Hillier (John Murray £15.95). Bevis Hillier first told me of his projected life of John Betjeman about seven years ago when he was......

Family Likeness In The Eucharist

New Eucharistic Prayers. An Ecumenical Study of their Development and Structure Edited by Frank C. Senn (Fowler Wright Books £9.95). IT HAS BEEN observed more than once that the......

Padre Miguel's Snapshot Album

PROFILE ON the eve of his appointment as English Superior of the Jesuits Fr Michael CampbellJohnston SJ received a letter from the outgoing Superior Fr George Earle telling the......