A Life of Admiral of the Fleet Andrew Cunningham: A Twentieth-century Naval Leader
Psychology Press, 2004 - 310 σελίδες
Cunningham was the best-known and most celebrated British admiral of the Second World War. He held one of the two major fleet commands between 1939 and 1942, and in 1942-43, he was Allied naval commander for the great amphibious operations in the Mediterranean. From 1943 to 1946, he was the First Sea Lord and a participant in the wartime conferences with Churchill, Stalin, Roosevelt and the US Chiefs of Staff, deliberating the global strategy for Allied victory.
He also led a very active public life for almost twenty years after his retirement in 1946. Cunningham's papers are abundant for the period 1939-63 and are supplemented here by Cabinet and Admiralty records, papers of his service contemporaries and of Churchill, and by memories of his family and friends, as well as extensive US archives and private papers.
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Apprenticed to the Queens Navy 18831908
A Symbiotic Relationship 190818
Cowans Protege 191933
Challenges and Crises 193439
The Mediterranean Fleet June 1939June 1940
Mussolinis War JuneDecember 1940
Triumph into Tragedy JanuaryMay 1941
The Caged Tiger June 1941April 1942
The Invasion of Sicily MayAugust 1943
The Invasion of Italy SeptemberOctober 1943
Becoming First Sea Lord October 1943June 1944
The Pinnacle of a Career June 1944May 1946
Facing the Future January 1945June 1946
The Long Ebb Tide June 1946June 1963
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