Page 6, 16th January 1987

16th January 1987
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Call My Bluff Up The Kyber

Kabul Catastrophe • by Patrick Macrory (Oxford University Press, £6.95). SIR Patrick Macrory's account of the disastrous retreat of the British Army of the Indus from......

Shakespeare's Memory Beats The Publishers

Winter's Tales, New Series Two Edited and Introduced by Robin Baird-Smith, (Constable, £8.95). WHENEVER I come across any short stories I am instantly reminded of the anecdote......

To Dominate

War Without Mercy: Race and Power in the Pacific War by John Dower (Faber, £12.95). THIS book, which reveals a hidden dimension to the second World War, is an outstanding......

Sweet Dove Of War

In The Midst of Things: The autobiography of Marshal of the Royal Air Force Lord Cameron' of Balhousie (Hodder, £12.95). LORD Cameron was unable to finish his autobiography......

Sinister Sicily

On Persephone's Island: A Sicilian Journal by Mary Taylor Simeti (Viking, £12.95). MARY TAYLOR Simeti was born and brought up in America and went to Sicily in 1962 after......

Br Roger

A Universal Heart: The Life and Vision of Br Roger of Mize by Kathryn Spink (SPCK, £9.95). BROTHER Roger Schutz, the prior of Taize, is one of the most curious, enigmatic and......

Shrouded In The Mystery Of Taize'-speak

autobiography, and I believe that it was only under duress from the publishers that he agreed to help Ms Spink with this book. Even so, he is guarded and some things stay......

Ten Owners

Cat Watching by Desmond Morris, (Jonathan Cape, £4.95). AS WE might expect from the author of The Naked Ape, this study of cat-behaviour is far removed from the conventional......

James Walton Is A Lay Chaplain At Lancaster University.

Thomas More Leaves from my Library: An ,English Anthology by Lord Denning (Butterworth, £12.50). LORD DENNING is one of our institutions. It is difficult to remember that he was......

Working Structures To Feel The Holy Spirit's Power

Good News Bible with Introductory Helps (Bible Society, £6.25 hardback). Helps include an outline of the bible story, headlines to introduce sections, suggestions for finding......