The Guardian - Cryptic crossword No 21,977 - Aug 15 2000

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Clues Answers
A French river must be experienced UNDERWENT
A letter from the borders of Transylvania THETA
American bread for one eating nothing DINERO
Aristocrat originally involved in foul deeds? DESADE
Bikini, for example, completely covering both ends of torso ATOLL
Bull's introduction to bankrupt bear BRUIN
Conflict in publicity for Oscar, Tony, etc AWARDS
Coriolan overture with proficient conductor CABLE
Crazy people try to halt revolution CRACKPOTS
Cryptic clue (1 down) for old mathematician EUCLID
Dim throne set where Norwegian monarchs are proclaimed TRONDHEIM
Excessive feeling constrains some heart TOOMUCH
Footnote symbols indicating some worthwhile books for looking up? OBELI
Hot burnt residue is on hot pot HASHISH
Military dress helping to make a sheikh a king KHAKI
Number used by mathe-maticians to align misalignment ANTILOG
Clues Answers
Opposed monarch included out COUNTERED
Order scones for King Edward? CONFESSOR
People against any work by a writer of detective stories NAYSAYERS
Plant in the shade LILAC
Portion of bird provided by beater DRUMSTICK
Putting two and two together - that's subtraction DEDUCTION
Queer whisky SCOTCH
Resolute detectives in action DECIDED
Short skirt confiscated by female teacher in Scotland DOMINIE
Signal: 'Go to jail!' BEACON
Skimpy garment from the centre of Manchuria introduced into Chinese society THONG
Sounding chivalrous whenever it's dark? NIGHTLY
That's peculiar: not even Italy is missing Al ODDITY
Toff at home holding a flower GENTIAN
Wasted duke to seek election with Livingstone DRUNKEN
Young bird or seal, we hear CYGNET