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Literary: Articles., 1930

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/282A-B

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Proofs for various articles by WSC for the Strand Magazine: "[Georges] Clemenceau: the man and the tiger" including his relationship with [Field Marshal Ferdinand] Foch, French politics and World War I; "If I lived my life over again" on various decisions taken by WSC, gambling, his experiences during the Boer War and at the Admiralty and his attitude towards the Conservative Party; "People who have influenced or impressed me" on Lord Randolph Churchill, William Bourke Cockran, Sir Francis Mowatt , Lord Hugh Cecil [later Lord Quickswood], David Lloyd George and [Franklin] Roosevelt; "Mass effects on modern life" on various subjects including Bolshevism and war and "The truth about the ex-Kaiser" on Kaiser Wilhelm II.Includes a letter from Professor F A Lindemann [later Lord Cherwell] to WSC.


  • Creation: 1930

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