TITLE

CAPTAIN OF THE ANDES (Book)

PUB. DATE
July 1943
SOURCE
New Republic;7/12/43, Vol. 109 Issue 2, p54
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "Captain of the Andes," by Margaret Haynes Harrison.
ACCESSION #
14683113

 

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