Dunkirk, the Patriotic Myth

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Simon and Schuster, Jan 1, 1980 - Dunkerque (France), Battle of, 1940 - 271 pages
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Reexamines the Battle of Dunkirk through interviews, diaries and government documents and concludes it to be a defeat labelled as a victory by British propaganda in order to carry on the war.

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User Review  - Fredrick Danysh - Goodreads

Following the German invasion of France at the beginning of World War II, thousands of military personal were cut off and trapped on the coast at Dunkirk. Despite blunders many were rescued though their equipment was left behind. Read full review

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User Review  - Phillip Olive - Goodreads

Though I am sure this book is accurate and well researched and informative, I felt the author jumped around within the timeline of the events which left me somewhat confused at points. Overall I did ... Read full review


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