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Literary: Daily Telegraph articles by WSC 2., Jul 1938 - Sep 1938

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 8/612

Scope and Contents

Includes annotated proofs, galley proofs and cuttings from the Telegraph (and regional newspapers carrying the article) for: "Acute Indigestion: Germany's Absorption of Austria", reporting on the situation in annexed Austria for Jews, Catholics, monarchists, Austrian Nazis, and workers; "Thoughts on the Royal Visit" to Paris, France, by King George VI and Queen Elizabeth [earlier the Duchess of York, later Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother], praising the visit for strengthening the ties between Britain and France; "The United States and Europe" on the importance of US prosperity, the role of President Roosevelt, the US economy, and American public opinion on international affairs; "Thoughts on Germany's Big-Scale Manoeuvres" reporting on mobilisation in Germany and the need to take counter-measures, the prospect of an attack on Czechoslovakia; "Is Air Power Decisive?" looking at the experience of Spain, on aircraft attacking ships and the civilian population; "The European Crisis" on the state of Germany, war-readiness, Czechoslovakia, the need for Britain, France, the Soviet Union and the United States to stand firm.


  • Jul 1938 - Sep 1938

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1 item(s) (1 file (92 loose folios).)

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