The Girl on the Via Flaminia by Hayes Alfred

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Alfred Hayes was born in Britain in 1911. He was a novelist, television writer, screenwriter, and poet. He worked principally in Italy and the United States. He is perhaps best known for his poem Joe Hill, set to music by Earl Robinson. Hayes graduated from New York's City College, worked briefly as a newspaper reporter, and began writing fiction and poetry in the 1930s. During World War II he served in Europe in the U.S. Army Special Services. He stayed on in Rome and became a screenwriter of Italian neorealist films. His screenplay for Roberto Rossellini's film, Paisan (1946) was nominated for an Academy Award.
 
Published January 1, 2007 by Europa Editions. 147 pages
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense. Fiction

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A slim fragment of life in Italy under the occupation tells of GI Robert who only wants a girl to come home to -- and what his wish brought him.

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A shrewd operator, Nina has also arranged for another friend, Lisa (the “girl” of the title), to stay in the flat with Robert, an American private;

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