Show More End of the Affair: The Collapse of the Anglo-French Alliance 1939-40 by Eleanor Gates.
Allen and Unwin, 630 pp., £15, February 1982, 0 04 940063 0Show More
The Strategy of Phoney War: Britain, Sweden and the Iron Ore Question 1939-1940 by Thomas Munch-Petersen.
Militärhistoriska Forlaget, 296 pp., £8, October 1981, 91 85266 17 5Show More
“... Nazi occupation, have come from transatlantic scholars such as John C. Cairns, Philip Bankwitz, Telford Taylor and Robert O. Paxton. Eleanor M. Gates might modestly disclaim inclusion in such distinguished company. But she has produced a splendid book which is both instructive and moving. She is not much interested in the military operations per ...”