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Churchill's guests : Britain and the Belgian exiles during World War II

Author: Robert W Allen
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003.
Series: Contributions to the study of world history, no. 104.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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When the Belgian exiles arrived in 1940, the British considered them (and especially their leaders) to be unhelpful ingrates. The Belgian experience has enough in common with other large exile groups  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Allen, Robert W., 1947-
Churchill's guests.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2003
(OCoLC)606941301
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Robert W Allen
ISBN: 031332218X 9780313322181
OCLC Number: 50149644
Description: xiv, 212 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, 1 map ; 24 cm.
Contents: Defeat and Confusion, 1940 --
An Independent Defense --
Invasion and Retreat --
Rupture and Repercussions --
Purgatory and Indecision --
Choices in Perspective --
Refuge and Respect, 1940-44 --
Overcoming British Attitudes --
Setting a New Course --
Settling In --
Forging a New Sword --
Problems and Achievements --
Reinforcements from Overseas --
Gold and Politics --
Resources and Anglo-American Connections --
Logistics and Ships --
Forces from the South --
The Value of the Congo --
Reaching Out Beyond Britain --
A Place on the Allied Team --
Food: To Friend or Foe? --
The War of Words --
Links with the Resistance --
Success for an Indifferent Nation --
Sharpening the Sword --
Stronger Allied Foundations --
Striking Back First with the Royal Air Force --
The Renovated Belgian Army Gains Strength --
A Vigorous Section of the Royal Navy --
An Exceptional Military Union --
Liberation and Recovery --
From the Beach to Brussels --
Restoring Law and Order --
The Continued Struggle --
Shortages and Division --
Long Journey Home --
Anglo-Belgian Review --
Postwar Progress.
Series Title: Contributions to the study of world history, no. 104.
Responsibility: Robert W. Allen.
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