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THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... a newly-formed unit. The Signals operate and maintain communication between the guns searchlights R.A.F., and Observer Corps. They also fulfil similar duties in respect of administrative communication between the division and other units inside the division ...

AN OUTSTANDING WAR-TIME NOVEL: Nevil Shute's Stirring Tale of the R.A.F.; The Love Story of Goethe and Lotte ..

... airmen are an epic subject. Never in our history have so many owed so much to so few. Pilot Officer Chambers was a member of a unit of the Coastal Command. In every kind of weather he patrolled the Channel, reporting the movements of ships, looking for enemy ...

Published: Saturday 23 November 1940
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 2079 | Page: 30, 32 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... of khaki leavens the blue in this ROYAL AIR FORCE MESS which co-operates with THE ARMY. When one or more units join with members of a different unit, the Officers' Mess is referred to as a joint Mess and this is one. CARICATURES BY FRED MAY. ...

Published: Wednesday 05 February 1941
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1969 | Page: 20, 22 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... the relaxation of complete sympathy. His agent is a good man. This nameless agent, D., was once a professor. Then came the civil war. D. sided with the people he lost an adored wife, he was imprisoned, tortured, finally exchanged. His country is not men ...

NOTABLE BOOKS of the WEEK: Autobiographies and Political Reportage

... has written a book of the moment and for the moment. His twelve lances are in the hands of twelve of Europe's leaders in the united war effort, and the book is in the form of a dozen intimate, biographical sketches of these men and of their backgrounds, ...

Published: Saturday 13 April 1940
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1561 | Page: 28 | Tags: Review 

THE CASE OF DOROTHY PARKER: Robert Flaherty's Canadian Effort--Pamela Hinkson's Irish Study--and C. V. R. ..

... the ironic humour or the biting wit that informs so many of the others. It was written a year or two ago, during the Spanish civil war, and it is one of the most moving and at the same time most acute pieces of observation that has ever been put into words ...

Published: Saturday 28 October 1939
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1778 | Page: 30 | Tags: Review 

THE LITERARY LOUNGER

... THE LITERARY LOUNGER. By L. P. HARTLEY. THE scene of Mrs. Weston's novel is Amritpore, a small civil station in India, and the action of the story covers the years between 1889 and the first World War. The subject-- but Indigo has several subjects, ...

Published: Wednesday 17 May 1944
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1739 | Page: 20 | Tags: Review 

Letter From America: The A.W.V.S

... S. By Pamela Murray FROM Alaska to Kentucky the American Women's Voluntary Service is recruiting volunteers who will take civil defence and first aid courses; enrolling as drivers and helpers of all kinds. The organisation is being modelled on our W.V ...

Published: Wednesday 25 June 1941
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1135 | Page: 17 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

Morocco the Warrior

... make us all alike. Mauretayiia is obviously a standard book of lasting delight and value. The remaining books are about the United States. Mr. Sinclair Lewis's novel, Bethel Merriday (Cape gs. 6 d.), is about a girl who wants to become a great actress, ...

Published: Wednesday 17 April 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1390 | Page: 23 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

The Bystander Bookshelf: The Devonshire House Set

... in Spanish affairs Dr. Marlowe, a strong-minded Left Wing lady, took a family party over the Pyrenees in the year after the Civil War, to look for her missing son, who had fought in the Inter national Brigade. She re members a young Aragonese marquis who ...

Published: Wednesday 03 July 1940
Newspaper: The Bystander
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1244 | Page: 26 | Tags: Illustrations  Review 

Books

... Books Reviewed by Noel Thompson THE dramatic and overshadowing events of the war have swamped the memories of the Spanish Civil War with all its tragedy and its rehearsals for the present conflict. Ann Bridge provides a skilful reminder in Frontier Passage ...