It was Wednesday, under the sign of Leo. The US president was Franklin D. Roosevelt (Democratic).
Holiday Inn, directed by Mark Sandrich, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1942
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Directed by: Mark Sandrich
Starring: Bing Crosby, Fred Astaire, Marjorie Reynolds
Country: United States
Directed by: Sam Wood
Starring: Gary Cooper, Teresa Wright, Babe Ruth
Directed by: Orson Welles
Starring: Tim Holt, Joseph Cotten, Dolores Costello
Directed by: William Wyler
Starring: Greer Garson, Walter Pidgeon, Teresa Wright
Directed by: Irving Reis
Starring: George Sanders, Lynn Bari, James Gleason
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By: Franz Werfel
This is the classic work that tells the true story surrounding the miraculous visions of St. Bernadette Soubirous at Lourdes, France in 1858. Werfel, a highly respected anti-Nazi writer from Vienna, became a Jewish refugee who barely escaped death in ...
By: John Steinbeck
Occupied by enemy troops, a small, peaceable town comes face-to-face with evil imposed from the outside—and betrayal born within the close-knit community In this masterful tale set in Norway during World War II, Steinbeck explores the effects of invasion on ...
By: Pearl S. Buck
DRAGON SEED by Pearl S. Buck A novel set in China, by a winner of both the Nobel Prize for Literature and the Pulitzer Prize, who spent her early childhood in China....
By: Rachel Field
This early work by Rachel Field was originally published in 1942 and we are now republishing it with a brand new introductory biography. 'And Now Tomorrow' is a bestselling novel that was adapted into a film in 1944.
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