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Tracing The Making And Breaking Of A Fortune

Mandana Rouane on the riches and sorrow of America's wealthiest Fortune's Children: The Fall of the House of Vanderbilt by Arthur Vanderbilt II (Michael Joseph, £18.99) Mandana......

Poems Which Battle With Words

Eagle or Sun? by Octavio Paz (Peter Owen, £11.95) Wyn Wheldon POEMS in verse, with rhymes, are best ("the best words in the best order", as Coleridge put it). Blank verse can......

Asking Us What Are Our Beliefs?

Fleur Dorrell "WE are in some ways in . . . a crisis about our knowing . . .", says David Jenkins. With this in mind he seeks to explore this confession, both personally and......

A Discreet And Creative Leader

David Twiston-Davies FOR most Catholics today, Bede Jarrett is little more than a name. His fellow Dominicans revere him as one of the great English provincials, who set the......