Plays for Americans: Thirteen New Non-Royalty Radio Plays (Book)

Johnson, Edgar
January 1943
New Republic;1/11/43, Vol. 108 Issue 2, p61
Book Review
Reviews the book "Plays for Americans: Thirteen New Non-Royalty Radio Plays," by Arch Oboler.


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