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Arabian Knight

Lawrence of arabia—soldier, swashbuckler, scholar—is one of the 20th century's most compelling adventurers. The exploits of the British officer and military...

CINEMA: RAPTURE IN THE DUNES

From their green, damp, congested homelands, Europeans come to the North African desert and fall in love--as if into quicksand--with the dry vastness. Like T.E...

Surviving In A New World

TITLE: FAR AND AWAY DIRECTOR: RON HOWARD WRITER: BOB DOLMAN THE BOTTOM LINE: Irish immigrants come to 19th century America and come of age in epic style. FAR AND...

Books: The Hero Our Century Deserved

T.E. LAWRENCE: THE SELECTED LETTERS Edited by Malcolm Brown; Norton; 568 pages; $27.50 With hindsight, it is easy to see why a slim, self-effacing Englishman...

Books: The Wasteland

A DREAM JOURNEY by JAMES HANLEY 368 pages. Horizon Press. $8.95. James Hanley, 75, is one of the best-known little-known writers now at work. Over the course...

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