Skip to main content

Cambridge University Libraries are providing a blend of online and controlled in-person services. Please see our website for more details.

Literary: Various correspondence about WSC's book "The Aftermath", Volume 4 of "The World Crisis"., 01 Jan 1929 - 31 Jan 1929

 File
Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/222

Scope and Contents

Correspondents include: [James] Headlam-Morley [Historical Advisor to the Foreign Office] on subjects including the blockade and starvation of Germany after the armistice (4); David Lloyd George on his role in negotiations in Ireland, and on policy regarding Greece and [Eleutherios] Venizelos, Turkey and Russia [the Soviet Union]; Lord Cecil of Chelwood; Lionel Curtis; Sir Maurice Hankey [Secretary to the Committee of Imperial Defence]; Hubert Carr-Gomm; Sir Archibald Sinclair [later 1st Lord Thurso] on subjects including criticism of WSC's use of quotations to distort events (3); Brigadier General James Edmonds of the Military Branch of the Historical Section (3); [Major] Desmond Morton on a "Soldiers' Charter" given by [Alexander] Kerensky to Russian troops and Sir John Anderson [later 1st Lord Waverley] on Irish affairs.Also includes copies of letters from WSC to the individuals mentioned above and to Sir Laming Worthington-Evans.Other subjects include: WSC's hostile attitude to the Bolsheviks; [Eamon] De Valera and Irish affairs.

Dates

  • 01 Jan 1929 - 31 Jan 1929

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Extent

1 item(s) (1 file (95 loose folios))

Language of Materials

English

The UK Archival Thesaurus has been integrated with our catalogue, thanks to Kings College London and the AIM25 project for their support with this.