Page 6, 13th July 1984

13th July 1984
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Contrasting Lives, Contrasting Times

Alias Papa: A Life of Fritz Schumacher by Barbara Wood (Jonathan Cape, £10.95) Nancy Milford: A Memoir by Harold Acton (Hamish Hamilton, £4.95) A Life of Contrasts by Diana......

Fascism's Abuse Of Democracy

'Fascism by Noel O'Sullivan (Dent £4.40) THIS is a valuable addition to Dent's Modern Ideologies series. A readable and objective study of Fascism is something of a rarity. This......

Intrigue, Murders, Final Journey, And Magic In The Med...

Focusing by Vickery Turner (Gollancz, £8.95). This is Vickery Turner's first novel in which she draws on her own experience of suburban journalism and, in telling contrast,......

Memories

Off the Beaten Track by J. H. B. Peel (Robet Hale £8.95) IT WAS an unexpected pleasure to find yet one more "last" volume by J. H. B. Peel who died last year, leaving these......

New Paperbacks By Peter Fleming

War Letters of Ivor Gurney edited by R. K. R. Thornton (Hogarth Press, £4.95). Ivor Gurney's first collection of poems, Severn and Somme, appeared in 1917 while he was still in......

Convent Ghosts And Visions

Strange Loop by Amanda Prantera. (Cape £6.95) A haunting tale stylishly written by a writer of craft. The central figures of this ghostly story are an uninspiring professor who......

Other Books Received

A Last Wild Place by Mike Tomkies (Cape £9.95). Filthy English by Jonathan Meades (Cape £7.95). Good Daughters by Mary Hocking (Chatto & Windus £8.95). Relative Successes by A L......