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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).


  • 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

Repository Details

Part of the Churchill Archives Centre Repository

Churchill Archives Centre
Churchill College
Cambridge Cambridgeshire CB3 0DS United Kingdom
+44 (0)1223 336087

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