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While England slept; a survey of world affairs, 1932-1938,

Author: Winston Churchill; Randolph S Churchill
Publisher: New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1938.
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"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."
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
While England slept.
New York, G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1938
(OCoLC)559729048
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winston Churchill; Randolph S Churchill
OCLC Number: 397720
Notes: London edition (G.G. Harrap & Co., ltd.) has title: Arms and the Covenant.
"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.
Description: xii, 404 pages frontispiece (portrait) 24 cm
Contents: A disarmament fable --
Disarmament problems --
Reparations abandoned --
European dangers --
Air defense --
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 defense --
The value of the league --
Germany approaching air parity with Britain --
The German air menace --
Mr. Baldwins mistakes --
Mr. Baldwin's confession --
The increasing tension --
False security --
Air defense 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 program --
The defense 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 the Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill, C.H., M.P. With a preface and notes by Randolph S. Churchill.

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"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."

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