Why England Slept

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W. Funk, 1961 - Disarmament - 252 pages
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An appraisal of the tragic event of the thirties that led to World War II, giving an account of England's unpreparedness for war and a atudy of the short-commings of democracy when confronted by the menace of totalitarism.

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User Review  - antiquary - LibraryThing

John Kennedy's account of the period before World War II explaining the policy of appeasement --a bit odd since his father as US ambassador to Britain did not really support the war. Read full review

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User Review  - Dm Smith - Goodreads

This book is not in what might be considered a "popular format". For one thing, the typesetting of large numbers of dollars or pounds Sterling is very old-school, and a little difficult to read. It ... Read full review

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Last Night
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It Was Like This
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Snoopers and Axmen
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Copyright

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