Cheng, Nien. Life and Death in Shanghai. New York: Grove Press, 1986
Reason read: Best time to visit China is in September or so I have heard. 279 more words
Gann, Ernest. The High and the Mighty. New York: William Sloan Associates, 1953.
Reason read: August is Aviation month.
Ignore the dated details like being introduced to your flight crew before boarding, stewardesses taking your coats as you settle into your seat, it being permissible to smoke once en route and so on…and you will have the classic tale of impending tragedy. 192 more words