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Queen of the Flat-Tops (1942)
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Published Reviews
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    New Books for Young People (Review)
    Queen of the Flat-Tops, by Stanley Johnston
    1. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnston
    The Atlantic Monthly, December 1942, p. 152
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    The Carrier Lex (Review)
    Queen of the Flat-Tops, by Stanley Johnston
    1. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnston
    The Nation, November 7, 1942, p. 485
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    The Story of the Ill-Fated "Lexington" (Review)
    Queen of the Flat-Tops, by Stanley Johnston
    1. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnston
    The Saturday Review, October 24, 1942, p. 18
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    Briefly Noted (5 Reviews)
    1. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnston
    2. In the Beginning Was the Light by Amelie Posse-Brazdova
    3. Carry Me Back by Rebecca Yancey Williams
    4. Abraham Lincoln and the Fifth Column by George Fort Milton
    5. Canada, Today and Tomorrow by William Henry Chamberlin
    The New Yorker, October 17, 1942, p. 74
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    Report from the Pacific (7 Reviews)
    There Go the Ships, by Robert Carse
    1. There Go the Ships by Robert Carse
    2. Firedrake by A.D. Divine
    3. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnston
    4. Peace and Bread by Ludwig Grein
    5. American Diplomacy During the World War by Charles Seymour
    6. The Army Means Business by Herbert Corey
    7. People of Poros by Peter S. Gray
    Free World, May 1943, pp. 474-475
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    Check List (12 Reviews)
    1. The Command of the Air by Giulio Douhet
    2. For Permanent Victory by Melvin M. Johnson, Jr. and Charles T. Haven
    3. Unlocking Adventure by Charles Courtney
    4. How to Win the Peace by Carl J. Hambro
    5. On Growth and Form by D'Arcy Wentworth Thompson
    6. Dust Tracks on a Road by Zora Neale Hurston
    7. Preacher's Kid by Ladd Haystead
    8. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnston
    9. Members of the Family by Frederic F. Van de Water
    10. The British Colonial Empire by William E. Simnett
    11. Shells and Shooting by Willy Ley
    12. The Man of the Hour by Winifred M. Kirkland
    The American Mercury, January 1943, pp. 120-121
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    Recent Books on International Relations (28 Reviews)
    The Second World War
    1. Diary of World Events by John A.H. Hopkins
    2. The War in Maps by Francis Brown and Emil Herlin
    3. December 7: The First Thirty Hours
    4. Men Behind the War by Johannes Steel
    5. The War: Third Year by Edgar McInnis
    6. Food: A Weapon for Victory by Bertram B. Fowler
    7. News Is a Weapon by Matthew Gordon
    8. Economic Problems of War by George A. Steiner
    9. Duel for Europe: Hitler Versus Stalin by John Scott
    10. The Unconquered: Europe Fights Back by Robert Carse
    11. They Fight for Poland by F.B. Czarnomski
    12. Belgium Unvanquished by Roger Motz
    13. R.A.F.: The Second Year
    14. Freely to Pass by Edward W. Beattie, Jr.
    15. Nor Any Victory by Ray Brock
    16. Desert Storm by Richard Hill
    17. Behind Both Lines by Harold Norman Denny
    18. The Great Offensive by Max Werner
    19. Suez to Singapore by Cecil Brown
    20. Journey Into China by Violet O.R. Cressy-Marcks
    21. The Flying Tigers by Russell Whelan
    22. Report from Tokyo by Joseph C. Grew
    23. I Saw the Fall of the Philippines by Carlos P. Romulo
    24. Men on Bataan by John Hersey
    25. Guadalcanal Diary by Richard Tregaskis
    26. Queen of the Flat-Tops by Stanley Johnston
    27. Captain Bryan's Pacific War Atlas by Edwin H. Bryan, Jr.
    28. Blueprint for Victory by Homer Brett
    Foreign Affairs, April 1943, pp. 578-579