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... Reviewed by Noel Thompson THE dramatic and overshadowing events of the war have swamped the memories of the Spanish Civil War with all its tragedy and its rehearsals for the present conflict. An ...

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... * R^ieWedJ,Un Trevor 1 ONCE I went on autumn exer cises in H. M.S. Renown. They sent me to the foretop in dark ened ship so that I should be smoked like a kipper and get the full crack of 15-in ...

Published: Sunday 01 August 1943
Newspaper: Britannia and Eve
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1624 | Page: Page 43, 64 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

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... : ^*30 Reviewed by Noel Thompson LET me start to clear the deck of this month's books by getting off my chest the war books, and those which have a wartime background, though by so doing I am rel ...

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... : fi ftr^ Reviewed by fifl Trevor^llen SUPPOSE you know, intimately, just one lovable young man who has been sacrificed in this war. Isn't his loss, while the instigators of that war go on living ...

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... : Reviewed by ^*U Noel Thompson LET us start with something cheer ful. For this, and especially for those who know Yorkshire, I recommend Eric Knight's Sam Small Flies Again (Cassell, 8s. 6d.). ...

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... : Reviewed by Trevor -yd lien LAST year Lord Beaverbrook presided at a dinner to his former Parliamentary Secretary, Colonel Llewellin, who was then Minister of Aircraft Production. All the M.A.P ...

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... Reviewed by Trevor Allen DO you know Athens in spring, when the nightingales sing under the stars? The magic of Theocritus is in the air, and the bees draw honey from the moonlight. So muses M ...

Home Front Pepys

... l^^'-w HISTORY will have a place for the home front as well as battle-front chronicler. I can see posterity turning to Mr. James Wedgwood Draw- bell's All Change Here (Hutchinson, 10 ...

Books: Gallant Guerrillas

... Books Reviewed by Noel Thompson 1 OUR gallant sailors are only ordinary human beings and hate to be looked on as a race apart. That is the message of Gilbert Hackforth- Jones in his book of short stor ...

Published: Monday 01 February 1943
Newspaper: Britannia and Eve
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1420 | Page: Page 44, 54 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

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... : Reviewed by Trevor Allen WHEN I read a novel in these home-bound days I not only want a good story, I want to go places by proxy. Miss Katharine Brush's You Go Your Way (Cassell, 7s. 6d.) w ...

FULFILMENT OF A VOW

... TO most people the name of Lourdes conveys something to do with miracu lous cures. A few may be able to go further and debate the miracles. Franz Werfel, a refugee from Germany, ha ...

Published: Friday 01 January 1943
Newspaper: Britannia and Eve
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 210 | Page: Page 43 | Tags: Review 

Okeedoke

... MR. RICHARD LLEWELLYN'S successor to How Green Was My Valley None But The Lonely Heart (Michael Joseph, 10s. 6d.) is not c only about Cockneys; it is written throughout in Cockney idiom. You ...