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" Everything that I have worked for, everything that I have hoped for, everything that I have believed in during my public life, has crashed into ruins. "
Facing Fascism: The Conservative Party and The European Dictators 1935 -1940
by Nick Crowson - 2002 - 288 pages
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Britain in Transition: The Twentieth Century

Alfred F. Havighurst - History - 1985 - 691 pages
...in Downing Street, broadcast to the nation that Britain was at war. At noon he addressed Parliament: "Everything that I have worked for, everything that...believed in during my public life, has crashed into ruins. There is only one thing left for me to do; that is, to devote what strength and powers I have...
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Justice and the Genesis of War

David A. Welch - History - 1995 - 335 pages
...to 152 the House on September 3 that Britain and Germany were at war, Chamberlain freely confessed, "Everything that I have worked for, everything that...believed in during my public life, has crashed into ruins."156 He echoed this sentiment in his broadcast to the nation that evening: You can imagine what...
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Biographical Dictionary of British Prime Ministers

Robert Eccleshall, Graham S. Walker - Political Science - 1998 - 428 pages
...Commons and to a cabinet revolt. Chamberlain was shattered, declaring in the House on 3 September that 'everything that I have worked for, everything that...believed in during my public life, has crashed into ruins'. However, his toughness and resilience ensured his determination to carry on, and he regarded...
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British Foreign Policy, 1919-1939

Paul W. Doerr - History - 1998 - 291 pages
...The prime minister announced the British declaration of war with great sadness: 'Everything that 1 have worked for, everything that I have hoped for,...believed in during my public life has crashed into ruins.'42 Perhaps, but historians have identified some unintentional benefits of appeasement. Britain...
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Modern Britain Since 1906: A Reader

Keith Laybourn - History - 1999 - 254 pages
...more threatening crises. His hopes deceived him. His policy failed when war came in September 1939: 'Everything that I have worked for, everything that I have hoped for, everything I have believed in during my public life, has crashed into ruins'. In consequence writers and speakers...
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Strange Victory: Hitler's Conquest of France

Ernest R. May - France - 2000 - 594 pages
...despondent, and old," he made a radio broadcast to the country, saying, "Everything that I have worked for, everything that I have believed in during my public life has crashed into ruins." To his sisters, he complained that "the House of Commons was out of hand" and that some of...
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Core Textbook

Nigel Kelly, Greg Lacey - History, Modern - 2002 - 264 pages
...This is a sad day for all of us, and to none is it sadder than to me. Everything that I have worked for, everything that I have believed in during my public life, has crashed into ruins. POLAND INVADED Si-vi-r;il Towns Bombed Hill IK I MM III % III! mil v MI MIMK i ... WZBt MUBM...
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The Kennedy Men: 1901-1963

Laurence Leamer - Biography & Autobiography - 2002 - 928 pages
...minister was about to deliver to Parliament declaring war. Joe read the haunting, searingly honest words: "Everything that I have worked for, everything that...that I have believed in during my public life has ctashed in ruins." Joe was an emotional man, and he cared for Chamberlain as a man and as a vehicle...
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The New York Times Living History: World War II, 1939-1942: The Axis Assault

Douglas Brinkley, David Rubel - History - 2003 - 349 pages
...the other day, we are ready. This is a sad day for all of us, and to none is it sadder than to me. Everything that I have worked for, everything that...believed in during my public life, has crashed into ruins. There is only one thing left for me to do; that is, to devote what strength and powers I have...
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For the Survival of Democracy: Franklin Roosevelt and the World Crisis of ...

Alonzo L. Hamby - History - 2004 - 492 pages
Provides fresh insights into the role of Franklin Roosevelt in preserving democracy in the face of the crises in America and abroad during the 1930s--the Depression, the rise ...
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