APRIL 2005

Norman Stone on the Haunted Childhood of Orhan Pamuk

Michael Burleigh defends Pope Pius XI1 Richard Holmes exalts the Warrior Spirit

Nigel Jones celebrates the SOE

The Squalid Studio of Francis Bacon The Pioneering Designs of Arts & Crafts

The Last Word on August Strindberg

Michael Prowse o n Wall Street *John Keay i n Bombay

Our Correspondent i n t he Crimea

Billie Holiday's Blue Notes * Peter Brook's Grand Dreams

Witches, Wreckers, and Virginia Woolf