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Imperialism And Escape

The Lunatic Express: An Entertainment in Imperialism by Charles Miller (Macdonald £3.95) Passage to America: A History of Emignints from Great Britain and Ireland to America in......

Kill A Pagan For Christ

The Monks of War, by Desmond Sew a rd (Eyre Methuen £4.95) H ERE at last we have in one book an up-to-date and sympathetic account of the Military Orders. Mr. Seward has......

Religious Paperbacks

T HE market for religious paperbacks seems to be expanding all the time, and the Fontana Religious series is reliable. Two of their recent publications, To Me Personally and......

Class And Children

O NCE upon a time children's books seemed almost entirely middle class: by, for and about the middle classes, set in a middle-class world. Only nursery rhymes. with their casual......

For Parents And Teachers

T WO useful paperbacks in the difficult field of sex education. For Parents of Boys Growing Up by Margaret E. Wallace (Geoffrey Chapman 50p), part of a series which has......

Novel In Prehistory Original, Sincere, Irritating...

temple in Europe has inspired this novel. The authors have a justifiable pride in their scholarly researches and recognise, while rejecting the recent complex astronomical......

Wrestling Wills Christ — Luigi Santucci. Translated By...

(Collins £1.75) T HIS is a most unusual book, a prolonged meditation of the life of Christ using many rapidly-changing literary forms, dialogue, description, addresses to......

When Coincidence Becomes Routine

C OINCIDENCE plays an extraordinary part in the regular routine of film critics. My latest batch included two films with themes of suicide, both of some interest and even charm;......