Page 6, 28th August 1981

28th August 1981
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Ford Poet Of Faith On Film

About John Ford by Lindsay Anderson (Plexus, £12.00 and £5.95). A CONTEMPORARY aspect of what Lindsay Anderson justly calls the "heartbreaking dichotomy of cinema as art and......

Betrayal Of The Cossacks

Stalin's Secret War by Nikolai Tolstoy (Jonathan Cape. £9.50). IN SPITE of some imperfections and omissions Nikolai Tolstoy's book is an important work, painstakingly researched......

Into The Post-war Heart Of Darkness

The Portage to San Cristobal of A. H. by George Steiner (Faber, £2.95). MYTH has a value and potency which few other literary forms, with the exception of poetry, can equal in......

Judaism And Change

Jews: Their Religious Beliefs and Practices by Alan Unterman (Routledge & Kegan Paul, £6.60). INEVITABLY over the years thee has been a supply of titles describing the religious......

The Search For Mysticism

Mysterion: An Approach to Mystical Spirituality by Richard Woods (Thomas More. Press. Chicago. $14.95). WITH A more attractive title this excellent book by a Dominican would......

The Craft Of A Great Novelist

The Rebecca Notebook and Other Memories by Daphne du Maurier (Victor Gollancz, £6.95). THIS IS a fascinating summary of the author's thought processes when composing her......

Tv And Radio By Tom Castro

SATURDAY Solti on Solti (BBC 2, 7.15 pm, also Sunday and Monday). The eminent conductor talks to himself about himself. Humphrey Burton hangs around in the background somewhere,......