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Response to Review of The Fear of Invasion: Strategy, Politics, and British War Planning, 1880-1914

I would like to thank Christian Melby for such a thoughtful, fair-minded review. I have no cause to quarrel with anything he wrote, and wish only to remark upon a number of the points he raises. The review, quite fairly, identifies that this is a book occupied almost exclusively with the 'official mind'.  Yet theContinue reading “Response to Review of The Fear of Invasion: Strategy, Politics, and British War Planning, 1880-1914”