Desperate Deception

Desperate Deception

British Covert Operations in the United States, 1939-44

Book - 1998 | 1st ed.
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Describes the secret political campaign undertaken by Britain in 1939 to weaken America's isolationists, bring the U.S. into World War II, and influence American policy in England's favor. Discusses British influence in the Willkie campaign, the political destruction of isolationist Congressman Hamilton Fish, the ideological switch of Senator Vandenburg, and pro-war propaganda efforts by the New York Times, The New York Herald Tribune and Warner Brothers Studios. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Washington, D.C. : Brassey's, c1998.
Edition: 1st ed.
ISBN: 9781574880809
Branch Call Number: 940.548641 M214
Characteristics: xiv, 256 p. : ports.


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