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British intelligence, strategy, and the cold war, 1945

british intelligence strategy and the cold war 1945 51 aldrich richard j

Over the last ten years there has been a growing appreciation of Britain's central role in the development of the early Cold War, and a range of studies have focused on the diplomacy of this critical period. Intelligence and strategy are key contemporary issues and this book will constitute important reading for students in departments of modern history, politics and international relations. . He has published extensively on the secret services. The Cold War is often considered to be the quintessential intelligence conflict. Co-editor of the journal Intelligence and National Security, he is currently Director of the Institute of Asia-Pacific Studies and Professor of Politics at the University of Nottingham. This volume offers an authoritative picture of Britain's clandestine role in the development of the Cold War focusing upon the key issues of intelligence and strategy.

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British intelligence, strategy, and the Cold War, 1945

british intelligence strategy and the cold war 1945 51 aldrich richard j

For the first time, this volume examines the clandestine aspects of British policy, concentrating on the themes of intelligence and strategy. Yet secret intelligence remains the 'missing dimension' of Britain's Cold War history. The E-mail message field is required. Drawing upon previously neglected documentary sources, this survey examines such central issues as the role of British defectors: Philby, Burgess and Maclean; Anglo-American special operations against the Eastern bloc; the bitter arguments between Attlee and Montgomery over nuclear strategy; and the military dimension of Britain's plans for leadership of a 'Third Force' as a rival to the Soviet and American blocs. These upheavals found their focus not only within Whitehall and Westminster but also in remarkable public exchanges during the election campaign of June 1945.

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british intelligence strategy and the cold war 1945 51 aldrich richard j

The process of reshaping Britain's intelligence community remained ad hoc and incremental until the emergence of controversial centralized 'Cold War planning' mechanisms in late 1948. Intelligence and strategy are key contemporary issues and this book will constitute important reading for students in departments of modern history, politics and international relations. For the first time, this volume examines the clandestine aspects of British policy, concentrating on the themes of intelligence and strategy. Drawing upon previously neglected documentary sources, this survey examines such central issues as the role of British defectors: Philby, Burgess and Maclean; Anglo-American special operations against the Eastern bloc; the bitter arguments between Attlee and Montgomery over nuclear strategy; and the military dimension of Britain's plans for leadership of a 'Third Force' as a rival to the Soviet and American blocs. This volume offers an authoritative picture of Britain's clandestine role in the development of the Cold War focusing upon the key issues of intelligence and strategy. This volume offers an authoritative picture of Britain's clandestine role in the development of the Cold War focusing upon the key issues of intelligence and strategy.

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British Intelligence, Strategy, and the Cold War, 1945

british intelligence strategy and the cold war 1945 51 aldrich richard j

Responsibility: edited by Richard J. Morris, Sheila Kerr, Anthony Gorst, John Kent, John Young, Saki Dockrill, Alex Danchev, J Zametica and Karl Hack. It has been argued that a coherent and relatively well-ordered British intelligence 'community' emerged only during the Second World War, in no small part due to the efforts of Winston Churchill. . . . .

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