The Making Of Dunkirk

Author: James Mottram
Publisher: Insight Editions
ISBN: 9781683831075
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The Making of Dunkirk tells the incredible story of how Nolan brought this pivotal moment in World War II to life on the screen using innovative film-making techniques that give the film a gritty, exhilarating realism rarely seen in modern ...


Author: A.D. Divine O.B.E.
Publisher: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571342582
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On page 2 of Dunkirk, Divine lists six of his previous books, five of which could be
described as 'navy propaganda', while Road to Tunis (Collins, 1944) recounted
his time as a British war correspondent with the American Combat Forces in
North Africa in 1942–3. Nonetheless, all six books were written after his
experience of Dunkirk. As for what ... at a cost of £35,000. See S. P. Mackenzie, '
Victory from Defeat: The War Office and the making of Dunkirk (Ealing Films,1958
)' in War, ...

Britain And France In Two World Wars

Author: Robert Tombs
Publisher: A&C Black
ISBN: 1441106359
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54–94; Summerfield, 'Dunkirk and the Popular Memory', pp. 796–7, 803–4. Leslie
Norman (Dir.), 'Dunkirk' (1958), Optimum Classic Releasing Ltd. DVD, 2009;
Summerfield, 'Dunkirk and the Popular Memory', pp. 809–10; S.P. Mackenzie, '
Victory from Defeat: The War Office and the making of Dunkirk (Ealing Films,
1958)', War, Literature & the Arts, 51, 1–2 (2003), pp. 241–57. Conversation with
Dunkirk veteran Capt. Matthews's son, Mr William T. Matthews of Tower Hill,
Ormskirk (12 ...

Enoch Powell And The Making Of Postcolonial Britain

Author: Camilla Schofield
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1107433894
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and maybe 'the British public were right? Here was Powell talking from the
perspective of 1987: a post—imperial Powell who above all recognized the
importance of national myth. To his interviewer, he explained that behind that
reception was the realization that without France, 'the ultimate defence and
prospect, if there was one, of victory was for an insular Britain.'89 The Battle of
Dunkirk had meant, accord— ing to Powell, the 'recovery of our insularity' in the
summer of 1940.90 He ...


Author: Diane Andrasik
Publisher: Arcadia Publishing
ISBN: 9780738556512
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... Lawson and their volunteers whose valiant efforts have preserved a Dunkirk
treasure, the 1878 lighthouse. The photographic and computer skills of Pamela
Berndt Arnold made this book possible. I am eternally grateful for her assistance.
In addition, Jane Currie and Kathleen Crocker gave valuable advice. Susan
Hardy contributed her editing skills, Rodney Geiben his graphics, my nephew
Alexander Andrasik his research, and Roberta Corcoran the final editing. The
making of this ...

Reasons Concerning The Immediate Demolishing Of Dunkirk

Author: Daniel Defoe
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thezsiiid 'read ' ties-'on the Part of France? Would theyx - notxallsaynhat this was-
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Author: Hugh Sebag-Montefiore
Publisher: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0141906162
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7 Gregory Blaxland, Destination Dunkirk: The story of Gort's army ('Blaxland,
Destination Dunkirk'), p. 10. 8 Major-General Charles H. Miller, History of the 13th
/18th Royal Hussars (Queen Mary's Own) 1922–1947, p. 34; Blaxland,
Destination Dunkirk, p. ... 20 Brian Montgomery, A Field-Marshal in the Family, pp
. 253–4. 21 Nigel Hamilton, Monty: The Making of a General 1887–1942, London
, 1981, p. 334. 22 General Alan Brooke, Notes On My Life Volume 3 ('Alan
Brooke, Notes'), p.


Author: Julian Thompson
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 1628721898
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Atkin, Ronald, Pillar of Fire: Dunkirk 1940 (Sidgwick & Jackson, 1990) Barnett,
Correlli, Engage the Enemy More Closely: The RoyalNavy in the Second World
War (Hodder & Stoughton, 1991) Bidwell, Shelford and Graham,Dominick, ...
Fraser, David, AndWeShall Shock Them:The BritishArmy in the Second
WorldWar (Sceptre,1988) ——, Alanbrooke (Hamlyn Paperbacks, 1983)
Hamilton, Nigel, Monty: The Making of a General 1887–1942 (Hamlyn
Paperbacks, 1982) Horne, Alistair, ...

Tigers At Dunkirk

Author: Matthew Richardson
Publisher: Casemate Publishers
ISBN: 1848842104
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94 Tigers at Dunkirk even those who did not have the required talent for acting or
singing could find a focus in the construction of sets or the making of costumes
from whatever scraps were to hand. Bob Monk's family remember him as a man
who could turn his hand to anything and who was particularly ingenious in
creating theatre props from whatever he could lay his hands on. Sporting fixtures
were another means of filling the day, and boxing was a popular pastime. Few
people ...