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Monitor Archive for June 24, 1981
A look at ways to reduce what will go to taxes and probate
Iran's clerics march to political primacy
2 On Thurmond list bow from court consideration
BMW designs cars for savvy motorists
Japan doesn't match US yen for defense
GOP may mimic Democrats' 'common touch' in effort to widen support
Taiwan shrugs off US-China arms deal
Northern Hemisphere gazer's guide
Switching on nuclear power -- safely
Sun book: handsome, factual, dull; Fire of Life: The Smithsonian Book of the Sun. Washington: Smithsonian Exposition Press (distributed by W. W. Nor...
Public-service 'Nobels' awarded
New England shows US how to cut back on use of energy
That Israeli raid on the Iraqi reactor: the facts -- and deeper issues; Using treaties, not air strikes, to halt nuclear spread
The 'Olympics' of world ballet
Unsympathetic biography of U.S. Grant; Grant: A Biography, by William S. McFeely. New York: W. W. Norton & Co. $19.95 .
Israel sets up civil court for citizens in West Bank
Some things to know before buying a new car; How to Buy a Car, by James R. Ross. New York: St. Martin's Press. $3.95.
Tigers: back from extinction; Saving the Tiger, by Guy Mountfort. New York: The Viking Press $16.95.
Whatever became of '60s underground papers?
Finding a financial planner: look into training, what else is for sale
Short stories: two top new collections; Prize Stories 1981: The O. Henry Awards, edited by William Abrahams. New York: Doubleday & Co. $13.95. The C...
Conveying farm property
World of the soft touch
Will U.S. miss Halley
Auto insurance: easing the bill for owners of solidly built cars
Chimney car chugs along burning gas -- from wood
Bani-Sadr ouster gives all power to the clergy
ALSO OF NOTE FROM W. GERMANY
Chinese divers have come on strong in a hurry
From Gardner, short stories dimmed by abstractions; The Art of Living and Other Stories, by John Gardner. Woodcuts by Mary Azarian. New York: Alfred...
Save more with SALT
A 'threat' to free research
Five-party coalition in sight for Italy
Epic yarn from author of 'Shogun'; Noble House: A Novel of Contemporary Hong Kong, by James Clavell. New York: Delacorte Press. $19.95.
US, Mexico set up panel to tackle trade disputes
Right elbow can help put a big wallop in golf
Haig: a spit-and-polish general earns diplomatic stars
US inflation rate: saying farewell to double digits?
US research: key leader sees new stress on innovation
That Israeli raid on the Iraqi reactor: the facts -- and deeper issues
Schmidt and the famous physicist: an epic debate on where to put nuclear missiles
A feast of early music as it was meant to sound
Two American diplomats ordered out of Zambia
The Royal Ballet's adventures in America
Useful catalog of musical comedy; The World of Musical Comedy, by Stanley Green, San Diego: A.S. Barnes & Co. $19 .95.
Postal Service reaches for 20-cent stamp, longer ZIP
Poland asks EC nations for urgent help on debt
Bank and S&L safety
Program helps 'displaced' homemakers identify skills, set goals
How to tell if you are upper class; Class, by Jilly Cooper. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. $12.95.
More than a frill
Saving Cambodia from Vietnam's control
Upgraded withdrawal charts
Reagan's rocky road to the North-South summit
Stepping out in the world
Soviets just might turn Polish crisis into diplomatic coup
Tennis champion Borg plays like an inspired robot
2 In North Carolina get jail for PCB offenses
French Communists clear way for government role
A churchman's view of Northern Ireland