Page 6, 3rd June 1988

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Covering Up The Big Secret Of Rudolf Hess

POTENTIALLY, this is an explosive book and has every right so to be. It is a story of a major cover-up of the wartime Government, perpetuated to the present day; of secrecy and......

Donald Davie's New Oxford Book Of Christian Verse Came Out

in 1981. It has had a number of rivals, but still holds its place, and has now at last appeared in paperback, and at a reasonable price. This is a Protestant book of verse par......

Hope And Genius Destroyed By Drink

Cinema by Clive Fisher I DO not envy method actors their discipline. There are, of course, times when it must be rather agreeable to immerse oneself in a particular way of life......

Golden Age Gives Birth To A Horrifying Child

The Fifth Child by Doris Lessing (Jonathan Cape, f9.95). THIS IS a strange book. It is a human horror story in an ordinary domestic setting. It starts happily but develops its......

Jesuits Exercising

The Christ of the Ignatian Exercises, Vol 4 of "Jesus of Narareth Yesterday and Today" by Juan Luis Segundo (Sheed and Ward £10.50). I WISH I had read this book before seeing......

Strike Back

Across The Water: Irish Women's Lives in Britain, by Mary Lennon and Marie McAdam. Photographs by Joanne O'Brien (Virago Press £6.95) FUNDED by the Greater London Council......

Modern Means To Christ

RELIGIOUS ROUND-UP Jesus for Ever by John Wijngaards (Catholic Truth Society, £3.50). The author wishes to show that a modern, scientific aproach to the historical evidence for......