TITLE

Correspondence

AUTHOR(S)
Webster, David H.; Gould, James; Matthiessen, F. O.
PUB. DATE
January 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;1/19/42, Vol. 106 Issue 3, p87
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Letter
ABSTRACT
Presents letters to the editor referencing articles and topics discussed in previous issues of the periodical. Discussions of strategy of Germany behind attack on the Soviet Union last summer; Comments on Westbrook Pegler's article published in the December 1 issue, discussing about labor unions; Criticism of Louise Davis' letter published in the November 24 issue regarding democratic socialism; Objection to suggestions made by a reader in his letter on radio broadcasting in wartime, published in the December 22 issue; "Books About the War," published in the January 5 issue.
ACCESSION #
14693166

 

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