TITLE

The Week

PUB. DATE
December 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;12/7/42, Vol. 107 Issue 23, p727
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents world news briefs. Purposes of the worldwide radio speech of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill on the eve of his birthday including report on the progress of the war and a discussion of the morale of the United Nations; Significance to German leader Adolf Hitler of the escuttling of the French ships at Toulon; Discussion of the crisis in American education; Issue concerning free speech in a total war.
ACCESSION #
14796663

 

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