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Vol. 6 No. 3 · 16 February 1984

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Vol. 6 No. 3 · 16 February 1984

Dan Jacobson

The Boer-Lover

Letters

Anthony Sheil, Julietta Harvey, Daniel Eilon, Peter Davison, Editors, ‘London Review’

Richard Rorty

Margins of Philosophy by Jacques Derrida, translated by Alan Bass. Harvester, 330 pp., £25, May 1983, 0 7108 0454 7

Stuart Hampshire

Alan Turing: The Enigma by Andrew Hodges. Burnett, 587 pp., £18, October 1983, 0 09 152130 0

Michael Mason

Darwin’s Plots: Evolutionary Narrative in Darwin, George Eliot and 19th-Century Fiction by Gillian Beer. Routledge, 303 pp., £17.95, September 1983, 0 7100 9505 8

Jonathan Barnes

Science, Folklore and Ideology by G.E.R. Lloyd. Cambridge, 260 pp., £25, July 1983, 0 521 25314 4

Randolph Quirk

1984 and ‘1984’

Peter Medawar

A Time to Remember: The Autobiography of a Chemist by Alexander Todd. Cambridge, 257 pp., £15, November 1983, 0 521 25593 7

Margaret Moore

Poem: ‘Lifestyle’

Edward Said

Israel in Lebanon: The Report of the International Commission by Sean MacBride. Ithaca, 282 pp., £4.50, March 1984, 0 903729 96 2
Sabra et Chatila: Enquête sur un Massacre by Amnon Kapeliouk. Seuil, 117 pp.
Final Conflict: The War in the Lebanon by John Bulloch. Century, 238 pp., £9.95, April 1983, 0 7126 0171 6
Lebanon: The Fractured Country by David Gilmour. Robertson, 209 pp., £9.95, June 1983, 0 85520 679 9
The Tragedy of Lebanon: Christian Warlords, Israeli Adventures and American Bunglers by Jonathan Randal. Chatto, 320 pp., £9.50, October 1983, 0 7011 2755 4
God cried by Tony Clifton and Catherine Leroy. Quartet, 141 pp., £15, June 1983, 0 7043 2375 3
Beirut: Frontline Story by Salim Nassib, Caroline Tisdall and Chris Steele-Perkins. Pluto, 160 pp., £3.95, March 1983, 0 86104 397 9
The Fateful Triangle: Israel, the United States and the Palestinians by Noam Chomsky. Pluto, 481 pp., £6.95, October 1983, 0 86104 741 9

J.P. Stern

Adolf Hitler: The Medical Diaries. The Private Diaries of Dr Theo Morell edited by David Irving. Sidgwick, 309 pp., £10.95, May 1983, 0 283 98981 5

Alan Donagan

Justice at Nuremberg by Robert Conot. Weidenfeld, 593 pp., £15, October 1983, 0 297 78360 2
The Nuremberg Trial by Ann Tusa and John Tusa. Macmillan, 519 pp., £12.95, October 1983, 0 333 27463 6

Ann Schlee

Eight Feet in the Andes by Dervla Murphy. Murray, 274 pp., £9.95, November 1983, 0 7195 4083 6
West African Passage: A Journey through Nigeria, Chad and the Cameroons by Margery Perham, edited by A.H.M. Kirk-Greene. Peter Owen, 245 pp., £12, September 1983, 0 7206 0609 8
India File by Trevor Fishlock. Murray, 189 pp., £9.95, September 1983, 0 7195 4072 0
Castaway: A Story of Survival by Lucy Irvine. Gollancz, 287 pp., £8.95, October 1983, 0 575 03340 1
In Search of the Sahara by Quentin Crewe. Joseph, 261 pp., £12.95, October 1983, 0 7181 2348 4

C.H. Sisson

The Essays, Articles and Reviews of Evelyn Waugh edited by Donat Gallagher. Methuen, 662 pp., £20, February 1984, 0 413 50370 4

Michael Hofmann

Poem: ‘In the Realm of the Senses’

Alan Bennett

Diary: What I did in 1983

John Kerrigan

The Oxford Book of Narrative Verse edited by Iona Opie and Peter Opie. Oxford, 407 pp., £8.95, September 1983, 0 19 214131 7
Time’s Oriel by Kevin Crossley-Holland. Hutchinson, 61 pp., £4.95, August 1983, 0 09 153291 4
On Gender and Writing edited by Michelene Wandor. Pandora, 166 pp., £3.95, September 1983, 0 86358 021 1
Stone, Paper, Knife by Marge Piercy. Pandora, 144 pp., £3.95, September 1983, 9780863580222
The Achievement of Ted Hughes edited by Keith Sagar. Manchester, 377 pp., £27.50, March 1983, 0 7190 0939 1
Ted Hughes and Paul Muldoon  Faber, £6.95, June 1983, 0 571 13090 9
River by Ted Hughes and Peter Keen. Faber, 128 pp., £10, September 1983, 0 571 13088 7
Quoof by Paul Muldoon. Faber, 64 pp., £4, September 1983, 0 571 13117 4

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