TITLE

WINGS OVER THE AMERICAS (Book)

PUB. DATE
January 1941
SOURCE
New Republic;1/20/41, Vol. 104 Issue 3, p94
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the book "Wings Over the Americas," by Alice Rogers Hager.
ACCESSION #
14703251

 

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