Page 6, 9th October 1964

9th October 1964
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An Italian Journalist 'diagnoses' Italy

THE ITALIANS, by Luigi Barzini. (Hamish Hamilton, 30s.). ITALY: A PERSONAL ANTHOLOGY, by Bernard Wall. (Newnes, 35s.). Reviewed by MICHAEL FAHY "WHAT happened to Italy is what......

Rebel Who Adjourned To A Tavern

THE QUEEN AND THE REBEL, by Eric N. Simons. (Frederick Muller, 25s.). Reviewed by GEOFFREY ASHE E NGLAND'S last Catholic sovereigns, Mary I and James IL, both had to face......

Christmas Comes

A Book of Christmas Carols selected and illustrated by Haig and Regina Shekerjian (Arthur Barker 30s.). The publishers describe this book most accurately when they say: "This......

Public Life And

PRIVATE MORALS GOVERNMENT ACTION AND MORALITY, by R. S. Downie (Macmillan. 21s.). Reviewed by FR. T. CORBISHLEY, W HEN the Profumo affair broke last year it raised in many......

A Fresh Eye On Ancient Egypt

TEMPLES, TOMBS AND HIEROGLYPHS, by Barbara Mertz (Gollancz, 30s.). Reviewed by LAURENCE COTTERELL O N those flattering occasions when people have mixed me up with Leonard......

Mary, Mother Of Mankind

From DInckfriars, Oxford F ATHER SCHILLEBEECKX'S Mary, Mother of the Redemption bears the same kind of relationship to gooey books about Our Lady as an Epstein Madonna and Child......