By Brooke C. Stoddard
World within the Balance recounts those pivotal months. Rallying after Churchill’s speeches, destroying the French fleet so it's going to now not fall to the Germans, heading off Nazi brokers from former King Edward VIII, weakening England’s defenses to accumulate these of Egypt, setting up a commitment to mystery radar, and fascinating in deft diplomacy—notably saving Gibraltar through conserving Spain impartial and effectively relationship prefer within the United States—set everything in position for eventual victory over Axis fascism.
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