© 1996

Allies in Conflict

Anglo-American Strategic Negotiations, 1938-44


Part of the Studies in Military and Strategic History book series (SMSH)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Steve Weiss
    Pages 1-4
  3. Steve Weiss
    Pages 5-36
  4. Steve Weiss
    Pages 37-51
  5. Steve Weiss
    Pages 69-91
  6. Steve Weiss
    Pages 92-104
  7. Steve Weiss
    Pages 131-159
  8. Steve Weiss
    Pages 160-168
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 169-213

About this book


The following study is primarily concerned with the unifying and destructive forces that affected the Anglo-American relationship between 1938 and 1944, as those involved searched for a strategic solution to the war in Europe. President Franklin D. Roosevelt and Prime Minister Winston Churchill's methods of leadership are compared and their personal relationship investigated. Anglo-American tensions are disclosed and assessed with regard to clandestine warfare, special operations and rearming the French and operation ANVIL, the invasion of southern France, is examined for its role in the Anglo-American strategic conflict.


Anglo-American army Churchill Europe France Franklin D. Roosevelt Front warfare

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.King’s CollegeLondonUK

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