I am convinced this is autobiography, in much the same way as was The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein. If...

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I am convinced this is autobiography, in much the same way as was The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas by Gertrude Stein. If it isn't, then ""R.S."" -- whose story this is supposed to be, was surely Hans Zinsser's alter ego. Remember Rats, Lice and History, which turned out to be a best seller, though it started out to be a scientific study of the influence of plague on world history. Zinsser, scientific crusader against plagues, the world over, knows how to spin a tale, and to build a character. Adventures and his profession took ""R. S."" (or Hans Zinsser?) into all corners of the world; he was philosopher and commentator. For the American Doctor's Odyssey market.

Pub Date: June 25, 1940

ISBN: N/A

Page Count: -

Publisher: Little, Brown

Review Posted Online: N/A

Kirkus Reviews Issue: June 1, 1940