The Journey, January 29 to February 7, 1949

  • Peter R. AlmondEmail author


The journey that Grimmett took from London to Houston in February 1949 is described primarily from the letters he wrote to his wife during the journey. The difficulties of transatlantic air flight, extreme bad weather and Grimmett’s desire to stop and make visits in Boston and Washington involving long train rides led to the journey taking over a week. When he arrived at the hospital, he was very disappointed.

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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2013

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.HoustonUSA

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