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THE FIRST BOOKS FOR 1945

... the position of the United States in the shape of things to come. U.S. WAR AIMS (Hamish Hamilton. 7s. 6d.) is hard to crystallise in content in so small a space, but, over-briefly, it might be summed-up as urging that the United States should reverse ...

Published: Saturday 06 January 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1744 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE LATEST IN FACT AND FICTION: The Vivid Exploits of a Paratrooper; China's Struggle Against Japan; An ..

... eighteen of the twenty- two beds in his hut empty. Only four men of his unit got back safely. They had landed on the Monday of the action, and he had got separated from his own unit, joined up with another, and spent several days under increasingly heavy ...

Published: Saturday 17 February 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1751 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

Review

... psychological problems as Mrs. Williams. Work, in the literal sense, does not face Miranda Winter, who marries a competent Civil Servant while still young but she has to make, by her own and more devious ways, the adaptation to facts and reality that women ...

Published: Wednesday 21 November 1945
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 735 | Page: 25 | Tags: Review 

NEW EFFORTS In PROSE, POEM and FICTION: A Mixed Selection of Recently Published Books to Suit All Tastes

... setting of China towards the end of the last century, and concerns the relationships between a group of English missionaries and Civil Servants and their Chinese friends. The liveliest and the most attractive character is the much- chaperoned daughter of an ...

Published: Saturday 03 March 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1823 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

The COMPLEX RESISTANCE MOVEMENT in ALBANIA: A Young Englishman's Heartbreaking Wartime Assignment; A Study in ..

... resistance movements of the interior to harass the Germans. He is impeded by the fact that the Albanians are on the brink of a civil war between the Partisans, who are Communists, and the Balli, who are against the Communists even to the extent of joining ...

Published: Saturday 08 December 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1695 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

FOUR NOVELS AND A MISCELLANY

... NEARLY 100 years ago, in the United States there was a Resistance Movement and an Underground organised on essentially the same lines as its later European namesake. This Underground Railway, as it was called in 1850, was used to get negroes away from ...

Published: Saturday 21 July 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1880 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

SPORT, ROMANCE AND THE RUSSIANS: Huntin' and Shootin' Here and in America; An Excellent New Edition of ..

... much success. An old squire, M.F.H. of a famous Hunt, getting tired of paying his son's debts, banishes the young man to the United States to run a Hunt establishment for a Mr. Brook Mills, who has a pack of hounds up on the Hudson River, in New York State ...

Published: Saturday 20 October 1945
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1783 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review