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Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
Arms and the Covenant.
London, G.G. Harrap [1938]
(OCoLC)559726928
Named Person: Winston Churchill, Sir
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winston Churchill; Randolph S Churchill; Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 1745393
Notes: "Speeches on foreign affairs and national defence ... All except the first were delivered in the last six years, and all but two in the House of commons."--Preface.
American edition published under the title: While England slept.
Autograph: To Herbert Bayard Swope from Winston S. Churchill.
Description: 465 pages portrait 23 cm
Contents: A disarmament fable --
Disarmament problems --
Reparations abandoned --
European dangers --
Air defence --
The MacDonald disarmament plan --
The darkening scene --
England --
The League and Germany --
Prepare! --
The need for air parity --
The MacDonald plan rejected --
A Ministry of Defence --
The value of the League --
Germany approaching air parity with Britain --
The German air menace --
Mr Baldwin's mistakes --
Mr Baldwin's confession --
The increasing tension --
False security --
Air defence research --
Consequences in foreign policy --
The Anglo-German naval agreement --
The Italian complication --
The process of rearming --
The violation of the Rhineland --
The fortification of the Rhineland --
German arms expenditure --
A Ministry of Munitions supply --
Machine tools --
Falling farther behind --
Collective security --
The locust years --
The lagging programme --
The defence loan --
The civil war in Spain --
Air raid precautions --
Dictators and the covenant --
Mr Eden's resignation --
The annexation of Austria --
The Danube basin.
Responsibility: by Winston S. Churchill. Compiled by Randolph S. Churchill.

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