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Literary: "The Second World War", Volume 1 "The Gathering Storm": Chapters 22 - 31: 'Returned empties'., 25 Nov 1947 - 16 Feb 1948

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHUR 4/115A-J

Scope and Contents

Includes typescript and galley proofs of: Chapter 22 "War"; Chapter 23 "The Admiralty Task"; Chapter 24 "The Ruin of Poland"; Chapter 25 "War Cabinet Problems"; Chapter 26 "The Front in France"; Chapter 27 "The Combat Deepens"; Chapter 28 "The Magnetic Mine"; Chapter 29 "The Action off the River Plate"; Chapter 30 "Scandinavia. Finland"; Chapter 31 "A Dark New Year". Annotated with comments and suggestions by various individuals including WSC, William Deakin and [George] Gordon Allen.Also includes: galley proofs of Appendix M "The Magnetic Mine, 1939 - 1940".


  • 25 Nov 1947 - 16 Feb 1948

Conditions Governing Access



10 file(s) (10 files (319 loose folios in all, each file paginated separately))

Language of Materials


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