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Monitor Archive for April 14, 1980
New York City transit pact: adding up the hidden costs
Why US Olympic heads didn't push Carter to wire
Athletes against Moscow
US may quarantine, not blockade, Iran
Position of head can be crucial
Embassy captors say Red Cross can visit hostages
Adobe: rediscovering an old energy saver
Kremlin fights to limit boycott
A Canadian looks at Canada; The Canadians, by George Woodcock. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press.
World War II memoir -- coming of age in the trenches; And No Birds Sang, by Farley Mowat. Boston: Little, Brown & Co. $10.95.
Poetry of Japan -- a comprehensive look; Japanese linked Poetry: An Account with Translations of Renga and Haikai Sequences, By Earl Miner. Princeto...
Choosing the right nursery school to fit each child
He drops a title but takes it in stride
Iranians admit US move will hit economy hard
Lucid survey of art and its history; What is Art?: An Introduction to Painting, Sculpture, and Architecture, By John Canaday. New York: Alfred A. Kn...
What Kennedy really is up to
Colorful pictures, lively tales; Caesar, Cock of the Village, by Philippe Dumas. New Jersey: Prentice-Hall Inc.
Colorful pictures, lively tales; The Circus, by Brian Wildsmith. New York: Oxford University Press. $3.95.
Brazilian airline crash in thunderstorm kills 54
The Habit of Being: Letters of Flannery O'Connor, edited by Sally Fitzgerald. New York: Vintage. $6.95.
Colorful pictures, lively tales; The Night It Rained Pancakes, by Mirra Ginsburg. New York: Greenwillow. $5.95.
All you wanted to know about Marxism but were afraid to ask; Marxism: For and Against, by Robert L. Heilbroner. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.
Taking a new look at nature; Keith Country Journal, by John Janovy Jr., with illustrations by the author. New York: St. Martin's Press. $8.95 hardco...
7 Iranian cadets allowed to finish Virginia studies
Who's been tampering with the tomatoes; Three Farms, by Mark Kramer. Boston: Atlantic-Little, Brown & Co. $12.95.
Farmers stagger under burden of high interest, low prices
A Canadian looks at Canada and the English, at America; Imagining America, by Peter Conrad. New York: Oxford University Press. $12.95.
Taking a new look at nature; The Tree, by John Fowles and Frank Horvat. Boston: Little, Brown & Co. $24.95.
What to do when a daughter wants to be a spy
A volcano that surprised everyone
Peru revs up for airlift of refugees from Havana
From Lessing a fable more murky than profound; The Marriages Between Zones Three, Four, and Five, by Doris Lessing. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. $10.
On School Days
Packing crates, carpet scraps, and colored tiles make creative toys
Staubach chooses to bow out a winner
Combatting hard times: lessons from the '30s; The Dream of the Golden Mountains: REmembering the 1930s, by Malcolm Cowley. New York: The Viking Pres...
US tightens up on Iranians' visas
Colorful pictures, lively tales; The Elephant Who Couldn't Forget, by Faith McNutty. New York: Harper & Row. $5 .95.
Love story set in Harlem; Ludell's New York Time, by Brenda Wilkinson. New York: Harper and Row. $8.95.
Hostages' families to formalize support group
Colette through her own words; Colette, a Biography, by Michele Sarde. New York: William Morrow & Co. $12.95.
The elusive Georgia O'Keeffe; Portrait of an Artist: A Biography of Georgia O'Keeffe, by Laurie Lisle. New York: Seaview Books. $14.95.
A fire within all
Equality for Chinese believers
The Good Word and Other Words, by Wilfrid Sheed. New York: Penguin. $3.95.
Bright novel that overstretches credibility; Morgan's Passing, by Anne Tyler. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. $9.95
Britain and Spain get their peace of the Rock
In April Rain
Chinese move to extinguish smoking, butt
Slippage in Pennsylvania worries Carter
The Pushcart Prize IV: Best of the Small Presses, edited by Bill Henderson. New York: Avon. $7.95.
Gandhi calls emergency in 7 cities hit by drought
Kharg Island: Iran's vital Gulf oil tap
Confusion reigns between US and W. Europe over Iran
Dubin's Lives, by Bernard Malamud. New York: Avon. $2.50.
Israel cool to marathon peace talks
The Medusa and the Snail: More Notes of a Biology Watcher, by Lewis Thomas. New York: Bantam. $2.95.
In Defense of the Dinosaur
Behind Liberia's sudden upheaval