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The courage to be happy

Author: Dorothy Thompson
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Company, 1957. ©1957
Edition/Format:   Print book : Essay : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: American essays
Essays
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Thompson, Dorothy, 1894-1961.
Courage to be happy.
Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1957
(OCoLC)580673096
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Thompson
OCLC Number: 1238813
Notes: Thirty of the author's essays selected from those which have appeared monthly in the Ladies Home Journal, 1937 to 1957.
Description: xii, 244 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The most beautiful form of courage --
The miracle of an artist --
The woman poet --
The old bible and the new --
Beware of geniuses! --
The world of Grandma Moses --
I remember me --
The moments that educate --
The baby in the kitchen --
Why and what should Johnny read? --
Respect for law begins at home --
"There is a time" --
"A reason to live and a reason to die" --
The white sofa --
The affinity of war and peace --
Religion in American life --
The great affirmative --
A foreign policy for all Americans --
What is a world citizen? --
"We have nothing to fear but fear itself" --
On loyalty --
Concerning tolerance --
We can conquer minds and hearts --
Occupation: housewife --
The little towns --
Can women be ladies? --
The sophisticates are not the wise --
The twelve-foot ceiling --
Twenty-five inces of snow.
Responsibility: by Dorothy Thompson.

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