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Monitor Archive for January 14, 1980
'1941' and 'The Jerk': few bright moments in either; 1941 Starring Robert Stack, John Belushi, Ned Beatty, Ned Beatty, Lorraine Garry. Directed by S...
'1941' and 'The Jerk': few bright moments in either
From 'Sesame St.' to science
Inside the chambers; The Brethren: Inside the Supreme Court, by Bob Woodward and Scott Armstrong. New York: Simon & Schuster. $13.95.
A rich plum pudding of anecdotes and profiles; Far-flung & Footloose: Pieces from The New Yorker 1937-1978, by E. J. Kahn Jr. New York: Putnam. $12....
Shostakovich's memoirs: devoid of illusion; Testimony: The Memoirs of Dmitri Shostakovich (as related to and edited by Simon Volkov). Translated fro...
George Smiley saves the day -- yet again; Smiley's People, by John le Carre. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. $10.95.
Six tales that explore integrity; Six Moral Tales, by Eric Rohmer, translated from the French by Sabine d'Estree. New York: The Viking Press. $12.95.
Listening for winter in the silence of birds; Twelve Moons of the Year, By Hal Borland. New York: Alfred A. Knopf. $12.50.
Gentle letters of gardens; Dearest Andrew: Letters from Vita Sackville-West to Andrew Reiber, 1951-1962, edited by Nancy Macknight. New York: Charle...
W. H. Auden: complex poet of a complex age; W. H. Auden: The Life of A Poet, by Charles Osborne. New York: Hardcourt Brace Jovanovich. $17.95.
Elytis: Nobel poet of Greece
10 years old and growing; Anastasia Krupnik, by Lois Lowry. Boston: Houghton Mifflin. $6.95.
Buoyant Danish ballet; The King's Dancing Master, by Walter Terry. New York: Dodd, Mead & Co. $8.95. Erick Bruhn, by John Gruen. New York: The Vikin...
Music from another time; Plains Song, by Wright Morris. New York: Harper & Row. $9.95.
Fine-tuned art of ocean racing; The Big Book of Sailing, edited by Frank Grube and Gerhard Richter. Woodbury, N.Y.: Barron's. $49.95.
Vermont study calls for radical change
Publishing takeover puts Thomson on top in Canada
Big gain, high volume: Is pace set for 1980?
Home, sweet alternative
Home, sweet alternative
Coal grate song
What Is It?
Some chaos, please
Changes in children's clothes
Dressing kids for the cold
Bridging the cultural gap
The legacy of George Meany
Nkomo's historic return
Now -- the Carter doctrine?
Avoid risk in China tie -- Brown
Delay on UN Afghan vote may aid Soviet strategy
Lance jury selection set to start; dismissal sought
Cyprus a key to peace -- Kennedy interview
Iranian governor bars newsmen from Tabriz
Bhutto's widow, daughter to be detained longer
S. Korea devalues money to increase its exports
Spain's left is restive over Premier's US visit
Recreational vehicles plan trim-down to revive sales
Brazilians are chilly on anti-Soviet sanctions
Hope in new Salvadoran turmoil
Politics and the Olympics
Flaws in the presidency -- and in the press
Moscow's fast-talking defense
Rams runner finds daylight but not limelight
Guidelines for runners in the twi-night hours
Red down on farm idea
'Heads up,' says innovator with a fresh swimming stroke
Worry grows over Pakistan after Soviets' Afghan foray
Iowa: clouds over Kennedy, Reagan bids
'Carter Doctrine' for the 1980s?
Should Olympic torch be trotted right out of Moscow?
But US needs backup; Sanctions plan sorely tests allies
China's US-made 'sky eye' a 'civilian'
Moscow tries new strategy to quiet invasion criticism
Castro grabs reins to put Cuba back on course
Rural America coming to grips with its soaring crime rate
Gains, losses in SadaT-Begin talks
No. 1 energy answer: conservation
Workfare: welfare aid or impediment?
Modern novel of Mother Rusia; Farewell to Matyora, by Valentin Rasputin. New york: Macmillan. $9.95.
Message for Moscow: US-China dialogue
Iranian volunteers for PLO pose problem for Syria
Soviet troops are only prop for unpopular Afghan leader.
Storage batteries -- a way to provide home energy
Nkomo returns to Rhodesia, disavows split with Mugabe
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