1980-1................................1
lay monks. 1979, founds Spaceways, drug rehabilitation centre, Santa Monica. 1980-1, associated with Billy Graham, shares platform on revivalist missions top 1096 OOA 1984
 
 1980S.................................20
oil and gas fields in the last years of the 1980s it had become clear that the huge volume of roadp 45 HA 1981
lobbies of a dozen countries had effectively suppressed in the 1980s. However, these alternative energy sources could only meet a tenthp 46 HA 1981
an emotive symbol, Wayne, went out of fashion in the 1980s and 1990s, somehow lost its appeal ...‘ He broke off, annoyedp 171 HA 1981
of the ozone layer that had continued apace during the 1980s and 1990s. Perhaps the symptoms of world-shyness and withdrawal werep 1064 MNF 1982
a folk hero who clearly fulfilled the role of a 1980s Lindbergh, have been the real target of the Windsor attackp 1096 OOA 1984
have seized the centre stage of his imagination during the 1980s. Hockney on Photography is a lavishly illustrated guide to thep 63 UGM 1988
village. Like the numerous executive housing estates built in the 1980s in areas of deregulated farmland between Reading and the Thamesp 12 RW 1988
children to be set free by the kidnappers? All the 1980s love of "hostages" soon transformed the twelve remaining children intop 37 RW 1988
and women kept their distance. My own parents in the 1980s were among the last generation to marry without any fearp 1125 LCC 1989
evangelism concealed behind the exercise and fitness fads of the 1980s now reappeared. A devotion to physical perfection ruled their livesp 1141 LTP 1989
of the world. Nader has only just survived into the 1980s, and it's difficult now to imagine his name leaping top 23 UDa 1990
Blue Velvet is, for me, the best film of the 1980s -- surreal, voyeuristic, subversive and even a little corrupt inp 30 UGM 1993
upon Mao's death in 1976. As China's leader during the 1980s he launched the immense programme of economic and political reformp 55 UGM 1993
Greenpeace, Amnesty International and the Live Aid concerts of the 1980s, had eluded Dr Barbara. The French government still denied thatp 27 RP 1994
the internees committee that ran the camp administration. In the 1980s his widow sent me the typed minutes of the committeep 75 ML 2008
the post-war world. Sadly, when I met him in the 1980s I found, like many others before me, that he wasp 156 ML 2008
sycophants. This became a real problem for him in the 1980s once he accepted his knighthood. To what extent did Eduardo'sp 219 ML 2008
nuclear war. It's difficult to imagine the Paolozzi of the 1980s, who dined most evenings at the Caprice, a few stepsp 220 ML 2008
any time there is another mystery. Eventually, by the late 1980s, I had to retreat gently from this competitive circus. Butp 220 ML 2008
microwave air I could see vast skyscrapers built in the 1980s with expat Chinese money. Under Deng's rule, Shanghai was returningp 266 ML 2008
 
 1981..................................3
Registered private patents on video-games ‘Target Apollo‘ and ‘Shuttle Attack‘, 1981. Numerous convictions for assault, possession of narcotics, dangerous driving, unemploymentp 1093 OOA 1984
is delayed, at least until the sequel. Mad Max 2 (1981) This second, and by the far the best, of Georgep 22 UGM 1987
into his computer. ‘Right -- Jaguar 4-door saloon, X registration, 1981 model. We're contacting the present owner through the Vehicle Licensingp 241 MP 2003
 
 1982..................................7
he gazed on that dubious Palmer. The Assassination Attempt In 1982, during the state visit of President Reagan to the Unitedp 1091 OOA 1984
witnessed his construction of the glider during the spring of 1982. However, how he launched this antique machine -- the nearestp 1092 OOA 1984
narcotics, dangerous driving, unemployment benefit frauds, disturbances of the peace. 1982, privately published his ‘Cosmological Testament‘, a Blakean farrago of naturep 1093 OOA 1984
Graham, shares platform on revivalist missions to Europe and Australia. 1982, visits Windsor Castle with President Reagan. 1983, forms the evangelicalp 1096 OOA 1984
bank vaults, as George Melly commented). After Gala's death in 1982 Dali lapsed into extreme melancholy and was seriously injured inp 100 UGM 1986
Hill. Andrew Lymington, 38, chairman, Leisure Marine Ltd. Ex-racing driver, 1982 Western Australia powerboat champion. Sheila Lymington, 37, former professional ice-dancep 15 RW 1988
beside the nuclear lagoon was a grainy close-up taken in 1982 of a younger Dr Barbara. Dressed in a dark suitp 39 RP 1994
 
 1983..................................4
Ferrari was buried in it. An international Gallup survey in 1983 discovered that the worst reported crime a human being canp 233 UGM 1984
Europe and Australia. 1982, visits Windsor Castle with President Reagan. 1983, forms the evangelical trust COME Incorporated, tours Alabama and Mississippip 1096 OOA 1984
observed in the glitterati around him. He records in July 1983: ‘There was a party at the Statue of Liberty, butp 60 UGM 1989
pocket. By the time I finished, at the end of 1983, Shanghai had advanced out of its own mirage and becomep 251 ML 2008
 
 1984..................................10
buy their own vintage cars, venerable 1971 Ford Zodiacs and 1984 Jaguars. Now and then, as part of a festival orp 267 UGM 1971
context of imaginative fiction. Arguments about whether Gulliver's Travels and 1984 are science fiction or whether, say, Brave New World shouldp 204 UGM 1974
COME Incorporated, tours Alabama and Mississippi as self-proclaimed 13th Disciple. 1984, visits Africa, SE Asia, intercedes Iraq/Iran conflict, addresses Natop 1096 OOA 1984
it. 9) Systems Analyst, Sperry-Univac, 1979-83. 10) Manchester Crown Court, 1984. 11) Credit card and computer fraud. 12) Guilty. 13) Twop 1101 ATQ 1985
people into the private fortress of the dreamer ... in Orwell's 1984 disobedience to Big Brother starts in a dream.‘ To theirp 235 UGM 1986
imagery to create a disturbing world that resembles a chromium-plated 1984. Sadly, after Alphaville Godard abandoned the genre. Barbarella (1968) Sexp 19 UGM 1987
Grenadier Guards officers to set off for Yorkshire in the 1984 coal-strike and defend a village of striking miners. Despite ap 26 UGM 1991
crafts foundation which James set up before his death in 1984 -- has written a full-scale biography in what may bep 71 UGM 1991
cold, as Sir Richard Evans, Our Man in Peking from 1984 to 1988, makes clear in his shrewd biography of thep 54 UGM 1993
his case, I said: ‘It sounds like a ticket to 1984, this time by the scenic route. I thought organization manp 95 SC 2000
 
 1985..................................6
to their new world. HAVING A WONDERFUL TIME 3 July 1985. Hotel Imperial, Playa Inglaterra, Las Palmas We arrived an hourp 968 HWT 1978
climbed from 75c a gallon in 1978 to $5 in 1985, and to $25 in 1990. After the introduction of rationingp 46 HA 1981
and Nigel Turner The Centenary of the Car, 1885 -- 1985 Andrew Whyte Rolls-Royce: the Complete Works Mike Fox and Stevep 232 UGM 1984
the M4 corridor. Pangbourne Village is only the newest (completed 1985) and most expensive (the ten houses, all with swimming poolsp 13 RW 1988
me, the most stirring image in the book, painted in 1985, of a group of elderly Russian ladies, medals heavy onp 75 UGM 1991
in a campaign for an independent native Hawaiian kingdom. In 1985 he volunteered to sail aboard the Greenpeace Rainbow Warrior, whichp 36 RP 1994
 
 1986..................................8
we're now rehearsing Pinter's The Birthday Party. Diana. 10 January 1986. Hotel Imperial A sad day. I meant to send youp 971 HWT 1978
Mark Hastings have been pillars of strength. Diana. 3 July 1986. Hotel Imperial Have I really been here a year? I'mp 971 HWT 1978
of Ministers, urges development of laser weapons and neutron bomb. 1986, guest of Royal Family at Buckingham Palace, appears in Queen'sp 1096 OOA 1984
programme. 20) I first saw the deceased on 17 February 1986, in the chapel at London Airport. He was praying inp 1101 ATQ 1985
whom I had actually met, at a Stockholm conference in 1986. I remembered an elegant and professional couple, almost too self-controlledp 29 RW 1988
Last of the Great Royals Hirohito Edward Behr Asked in 1986 for his thoughts on Halley's Comet, which had visited ourp 49 UGM 1989
nature's other great mystery, the female heart. Television viewers in 1986 may remember Feynman as a member of the presidential commissionp 159 UGM 1993
glad that they misspelled my name in the credits. In 1986, two years after the publication of Empire of the Sunp 255 ML 2008
 
 1987..................................10
Dr Richard Greville, Chief Psychiatric Adviser, Home Office 7 June 1987. An unsettling week -- two Select Committees; the failure ofp 1090 OOA 1984
Mrs Thatcher ...? The Escape Engine: the Ames Room 14 October 1987. The Boy has escaped! An urgent call this morning fromp 1094 OOA 1984
and more closed world soon emerged. By the winter of 1987 the children had abandoned their hang gliding and scuba divingp 50 RW 1988
were distributed to the other children in November and December 1987. This was a sequence of random sounds, mostly his ownp 55 RW 1988
at remote tables. One assumes that his unexpected death in 1987 after gall-bladder surgery would not have unduly surprised him. Byp 60 UGM 1989
in unexpected places. Twenty years after writing this, in December 1987, I arrived in Los Angeles for the first time, onp 35 AWa 1990
monument consecrated to his own myth. It was only in 1987, when both were dead, that the real Einstein began top 150 UGM 1993
force in Lebanon, had died in a terrorist ambush in 1987, and Neil often suspected that he resembled the dead youthp 122 RP 1994
years, I was nowhere nearer an answer. Lunches and Films 1987 By 1980 my three children were adults and away atp 247 ML 2008
Shanghai. The Los Angeles premiere of the film in December 1987 was a Hollywood epic in its own right. Claire andp 258 ML 2008
 
 1988..................................15
the clock of space exploration back to zero? 10 February 1988. For the last three months an energetic search has failedp 1096 OOA 1984
Is Col. Stamford trying to hijack the world? 28 March 1988. Events are moving on apace. Colonel Thomas Jefferson Stamford hasp 1098 OOA 1984
knew he would reassemble the instant he awoke. Easter Day, 1988. This evening Col. Stamford's rally will be held at Earlsp 1100 OOA 1984
Dr Richard Greville, Deputy Psychiatric Adviser, Metropolitan Police August 25, 1988. Where to start? So much has been written about thep 5 RW 1988
soon after eleven o'clock on the morning of June 25, 1988, some three hours after the murders. Thankfully, there is nop 7 RW 1988
visit the estate myself. A Visit to Pangbourne: August 29, 1988 Needless to say, the visit proved more difficult to accomplishp 23 RW 1988
The screen lit up with a message dated May 17, 1988: ‘47 lengths today!‘ There was a pause, and then: ‘Wellp 30 RW 1988
of the Pangbourne murderers. Return to Pangbourne Village: October 17, 1988 Sergeant Payne was waiting for me at the gatehouse, whenp 40 RW 1988
desktop-printed by Roger Sterling and distributed between March and June 1988 to its thirteen readers. In a lively tabloid visual stylep 54 RW 1988
be made about Pangbourne Village in the late summer of 1988. There is a certain gentle leg-pulling at the parents‘ expensep 55 RW 1988
with the help of a few imaginary interpolations. June 25, 1988 -- The Reconstruction 5:56 a.m. The first sightingp 66 RW 1988
ever seen. On my last visit to the States, in 1988, I was happy to see that 1950s exuberance was returningp 97 CRAa 1990
Sir Richard Evans, Our Man in Peking from 1984 to 1988, makes clear in his shrewd biography of the most importantp 54 UGM 1993
food and Chinese dancers bopping to jive numbers. In early 1988 my American publisher Farrar Straus arranged a six-city, two-week-long bookp 259 ML 2008
by nature more depressed. In London in the spring of 1988 there was a royal command performance of Empire of thep 260 ML 2008