TITLE

BAD attitude

AUTHOR(S)
Venturo, David F.
PUB. DATE
November 1991
SOURCE
New Republic;11/25/91, Vol. 205 Issue 22, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents a letter to the editor on the historical context of Paul Fussell's book "BAD: Or, the Dumbing of America."
ACCESSION #
12031700

 

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