Page 6, 15th September 1972

15th September 1972
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Idealist's Blueprint For Ireland

Towards a United Ireland by Garret Fitzgerald (Knight £2.50) G ARRET FITZGERALD is a lecturer in economics and a barrister, formerly an Irish senator and at present Opposition......

A Fine And Gripping Legacy

Silence by James Kennaway (Jonathan Cape £1.25). Yours by Philip Callow (Boiley Head £1.80). The Shape of Illusion by W. E. Barrett (Heinemann £2.10) S OMETHING about posthumous......

Sympathetic Study Of The Borgias' Lives And Times

The Borgias by Clemente Fusero, translated by Peter Green (Pall Mall Press £4.50) T HE BORGIA family is popularly linked with poison, intrigue, bribery and murder. Clemente......

Cautionary Tale Out Of S. W. Africa

Passport to Truth by Georg von Konrat (W. H. Allen f3) T HIS is a readable book, racily written and with a lot of dialogue. It its not great literature, nor is it a significant......

Confronting The Establishment

144 Piccadilly by Samuel Fuller (New English Library £2.50) T HIS novel is based on the incident a few years ago when squatters occupied a vacant mansion in Piccadilly......

Artists Without Souls

The Dynamics of Creation by Anthony Storr (Seeker & Warburg £2.50) T HIS is not an easy book to review. I find I have made 97 notes in reading it: It does not deal with Creation......

New Songs For Young

Sing for Joy by Margaret Coyle (Mayhew-McCrimmon 50p) THIS is a collection of 27 songs for younger children. All of the songs are new, and they cover the whole liturgical year......

Better To Read Than To Watch

M URDER in the Cathedral (Aldwych) is a difficult play to stage. It has little dramatic conflict, no suspense, and the issues it deals with are deliberately stated in general......