Alan Sheridan, 17 December 1981
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Sidgwick, 300 pp., £8.95, July 1981, 0 283 98782 0Show More
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Sidgwick, 288 pp., £6.95, July 1981, 0 283 98762 6Show More
“... 1980 was certainly the year of the Poles. With Solidarity Poland was making history, for once without tragedy, or at least not immediate tragedy. The first-ever Polish pope was riding in triumph through the world’s cities, including his own Cracow. In Stockholm the Swedish jury awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature to Poland’s greatest living poet, Czeslaw Milosz ...”