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Monitor Archive for July 13, 1981
Cecil Rhodes -- 'A Touch of Churchill, A Touch of Hitler'
600,000 enrollees in China's version of an open university
Stuck on some homework? Pick up the phone; ask an expert.
'The faculty can provide the missing cultural diversity'
Report from Australia -- poor grades for teachers
Grandmums' jumped at big Caltex offering
US investors sniffing out the Australian exchanges
Shazam! What happens at magicians' convention?
The midnight gardeners
Remembering the good of it all
Eight ways to tell New York from Los Angeles from London
The harvest of the mental turf
Why be bored?
The US and El Salvador's violence
Taking a tip from Ike
Israeli planes attack 2 points in Lebanon
4 OPEC nations reported hurt by the oil surplus
Hollywood writers' strike on verge of settlement
2 exiles who hijacked jet face stiff action in Cuba
Exploring WWII treatment of Japanese-Americans
Invite lonely sailors home, the Navy asks Chicagoans
Havana says five Cubans taken in plot to kill Castro
Caribbean aid package agreed on
Italy's new government wins parliament OK
Among the new city folk: Burlington, Vt., Casper
The political pluses of Judge O'Connor
Mexico's Central America strategy
Magic Johnson's contract has its own magical aura
Dip of the knee straightens a swing
Plan of action to halt riots eludes Britain's leaders
Britain: an epic test of tribal cooperation
Reagan and tax cut: will he have to settle for less?
Why Soviets change their tune on Poland
Where New Right and old right diverge
Federal hand prevails in 'Medfly' extermination issue
Protest brews over hefty EC alcohol tax
Bigger defense may mandate draft
Ottawa summit: heading off looming foreign trade clash?
Smaller property tax bills will arrive a bit late this year in the Bay State
Egypt sees a friend in Sudan's Nimeiry
Iranian leftists not intimidated by ruling mullahs
Dublin warns London on Hunger strike negotiations
Black business faces test: will Reaganomics spawn growth?
Bringing technology to the village; The World Challenge, by Jean- Jacques Servan-Schreiber. New York: Simon and Schuster. $14.95.
The Soviets: reaching for the stars; Red Star in Orbit, by James E. Oberg. New York: Random House. $12.95
That other Sitwell: Edith; Edith Sitwell: A Unicorn Among Lions, by Victoria Glendinning. New York: Alfred A. Knopf.$17.95; Edith Sitwell: A biograp...
John Muir: mountaineer, conservationist, and writer; John Muir and His Legacy: The American Conservation Movement, by Stephen R. Fox. Boston: Little...
Understanding the Soviet threat; The Soviet Union and SALT, by Samuel B. Payne Jr. Cambridge, Mass.: MIT Press.
Rethinking warfare; National Defense, by James Fallows. New York: Random House. $12.95.
Two authors view the world; Solvency -- The Price of Survival: An Essay on American Foreign Policy, by James Chace. New York: Random House. $9.95.;...
A look at the world's under-reported millions; Villages, by Richard Critchfield. Garden City, New York: Anchor Press/Doubleday. $17.95.
A novel to amuse, baffle; Loitering with Intent, by Muriel Spark. New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan.
Pick of the paperbacks; Unsetting Europe, by Jane Kramer.New York: Vintage Books/Random House. $4.95.
Pick of the paperbacks; A Short Walk in the Hindu Kush, by Eric Newby. New York: Penguin Books. $4.95.
Pick of the paperbacks; P. G. Wodehouse: A Portrait of a Master (New Revised Edition), by David A. Jasen. New York: Continuum. $8.95.
Pick of the paperbacks; The Fear Brokers, by Thomas J. McIntyre with John C. Obert. Boston: Beacon Press. $7.95.
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