Nineteen Weeks America Britain and the Fateful Summer of Nineteen Weeks is Norman Moss s riveting account of the events in that changed Britain and America forever The weeks between May and September saw Hitler s stunning conquest of France Brita

  • Title: Nineteen Weeks: America, Britain, and the Fateful Summer of 1940
  • Author: Norman Moss
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  • Page: 332
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  • Nineteen Weeks is Norman Moss s riveting account of the events in 1940 that changed Britain and America forever The weeks between May and September 1940 saw Hitler s stunning conquest of France, Britain s struggle against the threat of invasion and conquest, and a passionate debate in the United States over the proper response to these events Two battles raged in that Nineteen Weeks is Norman Moss s riveting account of the events in 1940 that changed Britain and America forever The weeks between May and September 1940 saw Hitler s stunning conquest of France, Britain s struggle against the threat of invasion and conquest, and a passionate debate in the United States over the proper response to these events Two battles raged in that summer, both vital to Britain s survival the battle for Europe and then for mastery of the skies over Britain, and in America the battle for public and political opinion, between those who thought that America had a stake in the defeat of Hitler and the isolationists Author Moss moves swiftly between the battlefields of Europe and the halls of Congress, between struggle in the air and in American political convention halls He gives us a fresh view of our finest hour When President Roosevelt and the movements of events turned the tide of popular opinion in America from isolationism towards help for Britain, the balance of world power was altered forever As Moss shows, the special relationship between Britain and America began in that brief, crucial period, setting the tenor of future American foreign policy His lucid history offers a fascinating window on current world events Vivid a gripping account of the historic opening months of World War Two WASHINGTON POST Engaging a must for anyone supposing that American involvement in World War II began with Pearl Harbor BOOKLIST A terrific history of a little understood moment when freedom faced its darkest hour NEW REPUBLIC Endeavour Press is the UK s leading independent publisher of digital books.

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    2 thoughts on “Nineteen Weeks: America, Britain, and the Fateful Summer of 1940

    1. A very detailed picture of the period in question is painted. Plenty of incidents that WW2-buffs have down pat, as well as quite a few new anecdotes and stories of the common Londoners and other Britons that were less well-known. The book really scores in its description of the American political scene and how public opinion was altered gradually in favour of supporting Britain.Some barely believable events that almost took place are given space too - most notably the proposed Union of Britain a [...]

    2. I give up. There's no way in hell I'm ever finishing this book. It's written like a history for kids, full of short, declarative sentences that tell you "this happened, and this happened, and this happened, and then somebody decided to do this," with only superficial attempts to explain why any of these things happened. Worse still, the author states things as fact which are neither factual or true. For instance:Germany wanted a readjustment of the "Polish corridor" which separated East Prussia [...]

    3. Brings this desperate period to life in all its glory and shame the ending is a little too hurried and over-sweeping but otherwise an informative and evocative read

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