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Rome Prepares The Ground For Some Saintly Exercises

Renaissance Rome 15001559; A Portrait of a Society, by Peter Partner. (University of California Press $6 95 cents). FOR 'renaissance' the dictionary refers you to the 14th to......

Black Beauties

Black Nightshade — Josephine Pulle in — Thompson (Three Knight Productions — 75p). THE Pullein-Thompson sisters, Josephine, Christine and Diana, have thought up a splendid......

Theatre

A lesser but happy breed LOVF Twelfth Night and As You Like It, but it is pleasant occasionally to the another of Shakespeare's romantic cornedies, and so I welcome Much Ado......

Westminster' Cathedral Bookshop

ST BENED1C'T. Justin McCann OSB, 1979, but . originally printed in 1937. It is still a fine biography. £4.00. CONSIDER YOUR cALL. Denial Ress, OSB arid other contributors,......

Tvand Radio

SUNDAY Everyman: Desperate Voyage, BBC! 11.05pm. At the height of the tragic exodus of boat people from Vietnam last year, a Christian charity, World Vision International,......

Religious Books

Christian Mysticism by Emma Shackle (Mercier Press. £1.80). THE AUTHOR writes in her introduction "This book sets out to give an account of Christian mysticism as it has been......

Captivating Guide To Jerusalem

JERUSALEM. The Kingsway Photoguide. Edited by Dave Foster (Kingsway Publications. £7.95). OVER these last years quite a number of books have appeared on the subject of......

A Doughty Political Fighter

Change and Fortune, Douglas Jay (Hutchinson £116). MR JAY'S book is an exhausting account of his political life. There is little of the gossip which has pervaded previous books......

Theological Liberation

Theology Encounters Revolution by .J. Andrew Kirk (Inter-Varsity ress: Issues in Contemporary Theology series, £2.95). LIBERATION theology must be appearing on theological......

Self Analysis In The Thirties

EOETS need careful handling: a succinct and objective pen, preferably not their own, W. H, Auden is described in such a manner by Charles Osborne (W. H. Auden — The Life of a......