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The ultimate enemy : British intelligence and Nazi Germany, 1933-1939

Author: Wesley K Wark
Publisher: Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, Bristol : University Presses Marketing [distributor] 2010.
Series: Cornell studies in security affairs
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wark shows that faulty intelligence assessments were crucial in shaping the British policy of appeasement up to the outbreak of World War II. His book offers a new perspective on British policy and  Read more...

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Wark, Wesley K., 1952-
Ultimate enemy.
Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2010
(OCoLC)541847074
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Wesley K Wark
ISBN: 9781501717079 1501717073
OCLC Number: 1037272622
Notes: Originally published: 1985.
Awards: Winner of A 1987 Choice Magazine "Outstanding Academic Title.
Description: 1 online resource.
Series Title: Cornell studies in security affairs
Responsibility: Wesley K. Wark.

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