Page 6, 16th October 1987

16th October 1987
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The Ideals Of A Poor Man's Carl Bernstein

Misrule by Tam Dalyell (Hamish Hamilton £10.95) MRS Thatcher's administration since 1979 has not been without those embarrasing incidents which politicians like to call "banana......

English Food — E Numbers And A Fall From Grace

Andre Simon: Gourmet and Wine Lover: by Patrick Morrah (Constable £10.95) OFTEN enough shades of guilt hang about English Christian dining tables and grace is said like a......

Stonyhurst' S Outsized War Super Heroes

The Seven VCs of Stonyhurst College by R L Kirby and R R Walsh (T H C L Books, Blackburn, £13.95) IN THE 131 years since the Victoria Cross was instituted to reward outstanding......

Eminence Grise Of The Papacy

Cardinal Consalvi (17571824), by John Martin Robinson (The Bodley Head, £16.00) MOST schoolboys have a rudimentary knowledge of the period beginning with the French Revolution......

Fight The Cruel Sea

Children of the Benares: A War Crime and His Victories by Ralph Barker (Methuen, £12.95) RALPH Barker's book is a terribly sad but enthralling account of the sinking of the......

Blond Bombshell Defused

Diana Dors; Only a Whisper Away by Joan Flory and Damien Walne (Lennard, £12.95) THOSE in the public gaze — personalities for lack of a better word — seldom have more than one......

The Dark Satanic Mills Still Stand

The Return of a Native Reporter by Robert Chesshyre (Viking, £12.95) IT is a challenge to anyone who cares about Britain to read this book and not be deeply disturbed. It......