By Sheila Lawlor
It is a new exam of the politics of process and the heritage to them in the course of Churchill's first 12 months as Britain's wartime chief. It attracts greatly either on reliable files and at the inner most papers of the various political and armed forces leaders. one of the person themes thought of and reinterpreted are Churchill's family with Chamberlain and the Conservative celebration, the political repercussions of the autumn of France and the conflict of england, and the emergence of a technique for the center East and Greece that may have an effect on the postwar payment of Europe.
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Additional resources for Churchill and the Politics of War, 1940–1941
Halifax diary, 12 May 1940; Halifax to Hoare, 8 July 1940, Templewood XIII:20; Davidson to Baldwin, 12 May 1940, SB 174:273-4; Hankey to Hoare, 12 May 1940, BBK C/308; Chamberlain to Hilda, 15 June 1940, NC 8/1/1161; Chamberlain diary, 15 June 1940. 20 Beaverbrook was hardly liked or trusted.
Churchill is presented as a figure who would have 'really . . preferred to exercise command himself, at all times and in all places' and whose generals - certainly those with whom 33 34 35 36 37 Denis Richards, Portal of Hungerford, London, 1977. See pp. 167, 178-9, 193. , pp. 183-5. C. Fuller, The Conduct of War, 1789-1961, London, 1961, p. 253. Or see Fuller's more dispassionate summary of the Greek campaign which concluded that the campaign had been 'a political one. C. Fuller, The Second World War 1939-45, London, 1948.
20 Introduction lain, Halifax (and later Eden) were preoccupied by the international events which faced the country. They had responsibility, knowledge, experience and a view (often a changing one) and they continued to matter (Chamberlain until he became ill). The Chamberlain papers include his letters - to his sisters and step-mother - and his diary and offer much detail for the first months of Churchill's leadership during the battle for and fall of France, Holland and Belgium. Halifax's papers include a diary and, though brief, modify and refine the official papers and Churchill's record; and among Eden's papers and notes are detailed accounts of his discussions in Cairo, Athens and Angora and a note of his discussions with Churchill (and colleagues), the substance of many of which were published in the course of his autobiography.
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