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The Bystander Bookshelf: Civil Commotion

... The Bystander Bookshelf Civil Commotion By V. S. Pritchett HERE are two books about the English Civil War, and which followed the war into two very different kinds of family life. Miss Phyllis Bentley's Yorkshire weavers in Take Courage (Gollancz; 9s ...

WAY OF THE WAR: Civil War?

... possibility of history repeating itself. In the first World War civil strife swept Ireland. In the second war there is every prospect, unless there is firm government and strong leadership, that civil strife on a vaster scale and in a more vital part of the ...

UNITED STATES NAVY

... UNITED STATES NAVY UNITED STATES NAVY Officers of Flacf /\anf i^fdmiral Vice C ddmiral Hear cJldmirad Captain Commander Meutenanf _ lieutenant Commander Captains Commanders pie a tenant Commanders AND LOWER RANKS Jjeutenant onsian Chief Warrant Officer ...

The LATEST from the UNITED STATES: The Huge Boeing Super-Clipper, and the P.38 Single-Seat Fighter: With ..

... SUPER-CLIPPER, OF WHICH BRITAIN HAS NOW BOUGHT THREE FROM THE UNITED STATES- .DrawiM k' Six of these huge aircraft were being built by the Boeing Company of Seattle for Pan-American Airways, for civil aviation purposes Britain has purchased three of them. Captain ...

Peace From Heaven

... through the uncanny hush following the monstrous blast. He saw the colonel and Delahaye pick themselves up, the telephonists re-settle themselves. No one was hurt. Boom I The next had fallen, very far away. He began to count the seconds to the next, in what ...

A WAR NEWSLETTER--No. 204

... permanent peace and a happier world not only postponed, but weaken id. Each day sows another batch of land mines in the way of resettlement, another embittered and cynical citiz n, another gap in the thinning ranks of natural leaders, more permanent criminals ...

Published: Saturday 31 July 1943
Newspaper: The Sphere
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 1815 | Page: 4 | Tags: Illustrations 

WAY OF THE WAR

... returning home Mrs. Roosevelt is expected to pay a farewell call on the King and Queen. It had been her intention to return to the United States before this, but they were most pressing that she should visit them again. They wanted to hear from Mrs. Roosevelt ...

WAY OF THE WAR: Revelation

... Trades Union Congress's challenge to th Government on the Question of the affilia ion of Civil Servants' unions is disturbing. Under the Trades Disputes Act, Civil Servants are allowed to organise their union but they are strictly forbidden to affiliate ...

BEHIND THE BATTLE OF BRITAIN

... demolition services and the other bodies. Over this Civil Defence group is seen passing a link between the Air Ministry, R.A.F. I Headquarters and the Fighter Command THE FIRST LINK IN THE CHAIN OF CIVIL DEFENCE A post of the Royal Observer Corps in the ...

What is Your Ultimate Objective?

... some of the dead-lead in both the major and minor Civil Service beaucracy and appoint ing (forgive the expression) some live-wires from outside we Americans at the same time are rapidly creating a Civil Service. It's a fascinating thing to watch and to ...

Uncle Sam Girds his Loins: An insight into the Armament Problems that beset the U.S.A

... Flagship of the United States Navy. The U.S.S. Pennsylvania. The Americans are now increasing the Navy personnel by 39,630 and in 1947 will have twenty- five battleships against the present fifteen Speeding up armament equipment to make the United States ag ...