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... 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 ...


... (Faber, 21s.). For these alone, and the escape they afford, I would commend it; but, in addition, there is the story of-a busy civil servant's career, embracing work against tropical disease in the Board of Trade Marine Department, collaboration with Sir William ...

EIGHT BOOKS FOR DIFFERENT MOODS: Miss Mary Lavin's Masterly Short Stories; Theatres of the U.S.S.R.; The ..

... reader a lively picture of Maryland society after the Civil War she has exposed equally vividly some of the squabbles and dissen sions which were a background to the establishment of one of the United States' greatest medical experiments, and she has given ...

Published: Saturday 19 June 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1579 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review 


... Cranston does not attempt elaborate portraits. He deals with simple types, some- L times with men who have been misfits in civil life but who find that the Navy brings out the best in them. They are, as a rule, good-tempered, good-natured and affection ...

Published: Wednesday 28 July 1943
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1814 | Page: 22 | Tags: Photographs  Review 

ONE YEAR OF WAR--October 1942 to October 1943

... and were destroying American ships right and left the Australians took the unprecedented course of appealing direct to the United States instead of to Great Britain for assistance serious anti-war demonstrations were taking place in South Africa, where ...

Published: Saturday 09 October 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1644 | Page: 26 | Tags: Photographs  Review 


... applied for permission to operate local air services over 49,130 miles of routes at a recent hearing before the Civil Aeronautics Board in the United States. This bus was designed by the Greyhound Company in collaboration with Igor Sikorsky, the famous helicopter ...

Published: Saturday 11 December 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1833 | Page: 30 | Tags: Photographs  Review