To the Editor:
Gregory Raskin's Notes From a Navajo Winter was terrific because of its common-sense approach to the big questions, especially "How long could I go without a bagel?" (I may be biased in this.) I can confirm that Nepal, at least regarding the Lender's product, is a bagel-free zone.

Murray Lender
Chairman
H. Lenders & Sons
Woodbridge, Conn.