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Year after year the Beaverbrook press assured us in huge headlines that THERE
WILL BE NO WAR , and as late as the beginning of 1939 Lord Rothermere was
describing Hitler as “ a great gentleman ” . And while England in the moment of ...
It is difficult to imagine any reorganization of English agriculture that would not
retain most of the existing farms as units , at any rate at the beginning . The
farmer , when he is competent , will continue as a salaried manager . He is
virtually that ...
... defeated , but the things they learned during those two and a half memorable
years will one day come back upon the Spanish Fascists like a boomerang . A
piece of Shakespearean bombast was much quoted at the beginning of the war .
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It seems harsh to criticise George Orwell's optimism when he implies that socialism has become inevitable: he was writing in 1941, I thought so in 1980. Sadly, Ronald Reagan, Margaret Thatcher and ... Read full review