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|21 For a history of war propaganda see Philip M. Taylor, Munitions of the Mind: a |
history of propaganda from the ... produced by the Ministry of Information, 'RAF
against Goebbels: the story of the great truth offensive over Europe', 1941 .
|Lessons From Britain Over Europe, in Asia, in Africa, in the Soutli Pacific ... this |
country, a little paperbacked, fifteen-cent publication issued for the British Air
Ministry by the Minister of Information of Great Britain. ... It is the Air Ministry's
account of the rising offensive against Germany from July, 1941, to June, 1942. ...
It was the truth, not palatable but convincing. ... from a weak offensive position, to
a commanding offensive over Germany by the boys of the RAF in the Bomber
|While Goebbels tried to hide the Fuhrer's strategic mistakes from the Germans, |
London made Hitler condemn himself with ... like Washington and Moscow, never
for a moment allowed the Germans to forget the truth of their country's worsening
... had been pushed back over 100 miles in the first days of a new Russian
offensive and that Smolensk was expected to fall ... champions of Europe against
the barbarian tide from the East: they would indeed seize the first opportunity to
|If you want to know how bombing worked, what it did and what it meant, this is the book to read' Times Literary Supplement About the author: Richard Overy is the author of a series of remarkable books on the Second World War and the wider ...|
|A. J. W. Pitt, R.N., commanding H.M. submarine ' Taku' R.A.F. Fighter Command, |
1939-1943— by Group Captain A. G. ... for the week, May 23-29, 1943 BBC Daily
Broadcasts in Languages Other than English for Reception Outside Europe . ...
you have heard Scotland and Wales and the great Regions of England telling
you their own story in their own voices. ... for the Axis ; because truth is stronger
than steel Because truth must, in the long run, triumph over lies ; justice over
|When the Russian rains really begin, the great offensive must perforce slow |
down, possibly for many weeks until the earth again is dry. ... Berlin is painfully
digging out from another overwhelming bombardment administered by the RAF.
Practically ... A few more raids such as the one of last week may complete the
history of ... Throughout the war, whenever its news has not first been seized
upon by Propaganda Minister Goebbels and injected with his customary
falsehoods, the official ...
|And in 1326 the Council of Florence in Italy made the earliest authenticated |
European reference to guns and ... ON THE SPOT For 1,000 years the triple walls
of Constantinople presented an impregnable defense against invaders. ... Twelve
of the bronze cannons used weighed over 20 tons each. ... The wartime story,
however, served to hide the truth about why British fighter pilots were so
|Inspired by the loftiest ideals of his calling — " I am exclusively concerned with |
historical truth" — Taylor showed himself ... Calling Hitler's deputy a "premature
European " who " had to be condemned as a monster of wickedness for having ...
Great Britain and Germany," Taylor thinks it " strange that an English judge could
have been found to preside over the ... page of Die Welt) Sir C. P. Snow's account
of the Tizard-Lindemann controversy on the British air offensive against Germany
|His downfall will come, but all the superficial indications at the moment make |
better propaganda for Dr. Goebbels than for Mr. Brendan Bracken. That being so,
it is well, in the interests of truth as well as for legitimate encouragement, to look a
little below the surface. ... In production, despite the enslavement of two-thirds of
Europe, she is being steadily outstripped. ... and treacherous strokes in history,
has taken her from island to island till she stands on the very threshold of
|This is an unforgettable book that makes a profound impact on our perceptions of historical events and mourns the unthinkable loss humanity has borne at its own hand.|