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Published by Thornton Butterworth in London .
Written in English


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Pagination240p.
Number of Pages240
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20301198M

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Politicians and the War on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Frontispiece photo and facsimile signature of Lord Beaverbrook. “I have decided to call it “Politicians and the War,” for the object of the book is to deal with political events at home in contradistinction to military affairs abroad. It is designed to emphasise the immense importance of what may be called the civilian aspect of war direction—a thing which war-books tend to neglect.”—Introduction. The result was Politicians and the War, The first volume of Politicians and the War was published in May to be met by a chorus of critical and incredulous reviewers.6 Ironically, as sub- sequent historiography has since made clear, the weight of the technical, as.   Topics World war, Great Britain, Statesmen Great Britain, Great Britain Politics and government Publisher Doubleday, Doran and company, inc. Collection statelibrarypennsylvania; americana Digitizing sponsor This project is made possible by a grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services as administered by the Pennsylvania Department of .

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