Page 6, 2nd September 1994

2nd September 1994
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Infernal Reason

Heaven and Hell in Enlightenment England by Philip C Almond, Cambridge University Press, £30 PHILIP ALMOND SETS himself an ambitious task in this book. Examining the period......

A State Of Ambiguity

Prussia: The Perversion of an Ideal by Giles MacDonagh, Sinclair Stevenson, £20 PRUSSA IIAS HAD a bad press in Britain for about a century. In the 1890s, the British were......

Lively Notes For Monks On Retreat

Eyes on the Lord by Duncan Basil, St petits, £4.99 THIS IS AN UNEXPECITD book; when you come across retreat notes by a monk for fellow monks you expect depth but hardly such a......

From Mamma To Mafia

The New Italians by Charles Richards, Michael Joseph, £17.99 I 1ALY HAS ALWAYS excited British interest, but up to now, apart from a plethora of travel books, there has been no......

Saint Who Saved Christmas

The Evening of Adam by Alice Thomas Ellis, Viking, £14.99 FOR ADAM AND EvE, sinister and relentless shadows are falling across their domestic paradise. In the first and title......