TITLE

THE WEEK

PUB. DATE
March 1980
SOURCE
National Review;3/7/1980, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p262
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The section presents news briefs concerning global issues as of March 1980. The U.S. Central Intelligence Agency confirmed that the Soviet Union has increased its production of forged U.S. government documents. There were a number of articles written about China since it welcomed American diplomats and journalists. Lillian Hellman is filing a lawsuit against Mary McCarthy for proclaiming that she was a bad and dishonest writer.
ACCESSION #
6070656

 

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