Page 6, 14th October 1988

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When Irish Eyes Are Winking

Bernard Shaw Vol 1 — The Search For Love (1856 1898),by Michael Holroyd (Chatto & Windus £16). THIS has been a marvellous 12 months for biographies Wilde, Churchill, Betjeman,......

What Is `religion' Today?

The World's Religions edited by Stewart Sutherland, Leslie Houlden, Peter Clarke & Friedheim Hardy (Routledge £40.) IN THIS multi-racial and multireligioned society of today one......

When Time Doesn't Quell The Butchery Of Munich

Munich by Robert Kee (Hamish Hamilton £14.95) AFTER 50 years, the author observes, there is still one simple certainty: whether Munich was right or wrong, something dreadful......

When You're Rich, And Truly In Love

Rich In Love by Josephine Humphreys (Collins Harvill, L10.95) Dreams of Sleep by Josephine Humphreys (Flamingo, £3.95) ONE ONLY has to read a few Life in the Day of articles to......

Condemned To Sock Darning

The Tea-Planters Daughter by Sara Banerji (Victor Gollancz, £11.95) THESE JUDGEMENTS about The Tea-Planters Daughter have now been stewing in my head for some weeks, due to the......

Personal Costs Of Personal Choice

Whose Choice Anyway? by David Alton with Alison Holmes (Marshall Pickering, £5.99) WHEN the new parliamentary session begins this autumn, the names of those MPs who have come......

Keeping A Beady Eye On Tourists In Tents

Country Matters by Duff Hart-Davis (Weidenfeld) and Nicholson £10.95) TO HAVE one's weekly offerings dignified by the clasp of hard covers is probably the dream of every......

Birds And Beasts Of Childhood

Childhood: A Collins Anthology by Penelope Fairbairn (Collins, £16.00) PENELOPE HUGHESHALLETT was the perfect person to be asked by her publishers to compile an anthology of......

Of Compassion

A Call to Witness, Reflections on the Gospel of St Matthew by Oliver McTernan (Fount Paperback, £2.50) FR OLIVER McTernan is well known to very many for his remarkable......