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Dictation tape, 1966 - 1968-05

Reference Code: GBR/0014/AMEJ 11/13

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).


  • Creation: 1966 - 1968-05


Conditions Governing Access

Access copy available.


2 cassette(s)

Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

The recording lasts 1 hour 39 minutes.

Former / Other Reference

Box 751


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

2016-02-12 15:14:09.873000+00:00

Processing Information

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

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
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