Page 6, 26th July 1985

26th July 1985
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Alice In Enigmaland

Princess Alice: Queen Victoria's Forgotten Daughter by Gerard Noel, (Constable, £5.95). THIS very welcome re-issue in paperback of a biography originally published in 1974 deals......

Shelley And The Donkey

Footsteps by Richard Holmes (Hodder & Stoughton, £12.95). ANYONE who has ever sought to recapture the essence of a life that is in the past knows that there are points —......

From 'third Race' To Brand Leader

The Rise of Christianity by W H C Frend (Darton, Longman and Todd, £35.00). FOR many people a book of more than a thousand pages would be at the very least daunting, and......

An 'english' Man Of Deep Humanity

HEINRICH Boll who died last wek was that rare thing — a writer whose presence lived up to his writing. All too often the person — as opposed to the artist — disappoints, the......

Climactic Days In Collapsing Chile

I Dreamt the Snow Was Burning by Antonio Skarmeta (Readers International, £8.95). THE cycle of events in Chile leading up to the overthrow of the democratically-elected Allende......

Books Of The Month

JACK Higgins in Confessional (Collins, £9.50) has produced another masterpiece. The attempt to kill the Pope on his visit to England occupies only the last few pages. What this......

Tv & Radio By Kasia Griedroyc

SATURDAY Radio 4: 3.30 p.m. After many months o! negotiation, Bernard Jackson persuaded one Ammish family In Ohio to let him stay with them. In The Plain People he presents his......