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    • The British Plot to Bring America into the Second World War
    • By: Henry Hemming
    • Narrated by: Henry Hemming
    • Length: 8 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
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    The extraordinary story of a propaganda campaign like no other: the covert British operation to manipulate American public opinion and bring America into the Second World War. When William Stephenson - 'our man in New York' - arrived in the United States towards the end of June 1940 with instructions from the head of MI6 to secure aid for Britain and 'organise' American public opinion, Britain was on the verge of defeat. Surveys at that time showed that just 14% of the population wanted to go to war against Germany. But over the followings months, US public opinion shifted.... 

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