Graham Hough, 1 October 1981
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Cape, 358 pp., £7.95, September 1981, 9780224019668Show More
The Temptation of Eileen Hughes by Brian Moore.
Cape, 224 pp., £6.50, October 1981, 0 224 01936 8Show More
Silver’s City by Maurice Leitch.
Secker, 181 pp., £6.95, September 1981, 0 436 24413 6Show More
The Christmas Tree by Jennifer Johnston.
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“... Galloway, and resolves to give himself up. The prison he knows is better than the city outside. Maurice Leitch is a writer of considerable and sombre power. This is an arresting, imaginative evocation of a world so gangrened by hate and cruelty as to be beyond redemption. Its status, intended or achieved, as a historical report is something that an ...”