1941 Essay Annual: A yearly collection of significant essays, personal, critical, controversial, and humorous

By: Editor-Erich A. Walter

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Ex-library with usual marks. No marks or writing observed in text. Binding tight and square. Gently read. . . . . . . . . TABLE OF CONTENTS: 1.) Make America your garden, seeker by Thomas Wolfe -- PART I: LANGUAGE: 2.) D.A.E.: The book America wrote by Edward M. Brecher -- 3.) A semantic parable by S.I. Hayakawa -- 4.) The American language by H.L. Mencken -- 5.) Vocabulary glorification by H.L. Mencken -- PART II: EDUCATION: 6.) Vocabulary and success by Johnson O'Connor -- 7.) How to mark a book by Mortimer J. Adler -- 8.) What every freshman should know by Roger W. Holmes -- 9.) The relation of the humanities to general education by Howard Mumford Jones -- 10.) 1500 scholars: the British civil service by Fortune staff -- PART III: THE RADIO: 11.) Berlin speaking by William Lawrence Shirer -- 1.) Literature of the air by Katharine Best -- PART IV: SCIENCE: 13.) Sulfanilamide: miracle medicine by John Pffeifer -- 14.) Too small to see but not to read by Marvin Lowenthal -- 15.) Icarus or Daedalus? by Fortune staff -- 16.) Revolution in radio by Fortune staff -- PART V: THE CRITICAL WORLD: 17.) Man's enchanted dust by William Rose Benet -- 18.) Ernest Hemingway crosses the bridge by Clifton Fadiman -- 19.) John Donne, O.P. by Time staff -- 20.) The arts as motive power by Maxwell Anderson -- PART VI: THE OUTDOORS: 21.) One man's meat by E.B. White -- PART VII: SOCIAL TRENDS: 22.) Citizenship by Roger W. Holmes -- 23.) Main street in 1940: Sigourney, Iowa by Dale Kramer -- 24.) Our widening American culture by Frederick Lewis Allen -- 25.) The future of the American city by Lewis Mumford -- PART VIII: PEOPLE AND PLACES: 26.) Walt Disney by Paul Hollister -- 27.) In an American factory by Stoyan Pribichevich -- 28.) Cornelius McGillicuddy by John R. Tunis -- 29.) Talk of the town by New Yorker staff -- PART IX: THE PRESS: 30.) If I owned a newspaper by Franklin P. Adams -- 31.) The newspaper of tomorrow by George Fort Milton -- 32.) Death of a revolutionary by Time staff -- 33.) Inauguration of F.D.R. by Charles Hurd -- 34.) Up and down Pennsylvania Avenue by Meyer Berger -- * Bibliography -- * Study guides.

Title: 1941 Essay Annual: A yearly collection of significant essays, personal, critical, controversial, and humorous

Author Name: Editor-Erich A. Walter

Categories: Reference,

Publisher: Scott, Foresman and Company: 1941

ISBN Number: B001IP112M

Size: Hardcover

Book Condition: Used - Good

Seller ID: 80603