A Letter From The Publisher: Aug. 10, 1962

TIME Correspondent Edward Behr. 36, served in the British army in India, worked as a reporter for Reuters in London and Paris, and as a member of our Paris staff has traveled through most of Europe. For four years he covered the Algerian war, and wrote a book about it last year.

In short, he has been to enough familiar and remote places to know better than to be beguiled by tourist brochures. But in the course of a 13-day tour through Communist Albania, on which he reports this week, Behr found the gap between fact...

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