Paul Addison, 28 June 1990
Show More 1940: Myth and Reality by Clive Ponting.
Hamish Hamilton, 263 pp., £15.99, May 1990, 0 241 12668 1Show More
British Intelligence in the Second World War. Vol. IV: Security and Counter-Intelligence by F.H. Hinsley and C.A.G. Simkins.
HMSO, 408 pp., £15.95, April 1990, 0 11 630952 0Show More
Unauthorised Action: Mountbatten and the Dieppe Raid 1942 by Brian LoringVilla.
Oxford, 314 pp., £15, March 1990, 0 19 540679 6Show More
“... away at the time as a rehearsal for D-Day from which invaluable lessons were learnt. But as Brian LoringVilla demonstrates in a riveting work of historical detection, this was a cover-up from which other cover-ups followed in an intricate web of distortion. The raid was launched by Lord Louis Mountbatten, the ...”