Dictation tape, 1966 - 1968-05
Scope and Contents
Includes: dictated draft review of Dana Schmidt's book "Yemen: the Unknown War" (cassette 1 side 1); dictated letters relating to an article on air terminal design and a letter to JA's son Leo on Lady Catherine Amery being in a court case and on her health (cassette 1 side 1); dictated note on JA's part in Israeli-Jordanian negotiations on the Middle East peace process (cassette 1 side 2 and cassette 2 side 1); an account of the writing of JA's book "Sons of the Eagle" (cassette 1 side 2 and the end of cassette 2 side 1); dictated review of ["The Young Politician"], Vol II of Randolph Churchill's biography of Sir Winston Churchill (cassette 2 side 2); dictated letters of thanks in response to well-wishers following the loss of JA's seat in the 1966 General Election (cassette 2 side 2).
- 1966 - 1968-05
Conditions Governing Access
Access copy available.
Language of Materials
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
The recording lasts 1 hour 39 minutes.
Former / Other Reference
Tape 1 jammed half way through recording, JA then went onto tape 2; therefore the account of Israeli-Jordanian negotiations is in two separate parts.
Finding aid date
Digitised as part of the National Lottery Heritage Fund supported Unlocking Our Sound Heritage project by the Norfolk Record Office in partnership with the British Library
- From the Fonds: Amery, Harold Julian, 1919 - 1996 (Baron Amery of Lustleigh, politician) (Person)