"Correspondence with Correlli Barnett re. 'The Desert Generals' draft"

Scope and Content

Folder containing correspondence between O'Gowan and Barnett about the latter's writings on the Second World War, especially on Montgomery, Auchinleck, Wavell and other British desert generals including Dorman-Smith, and also relating to Barnett's projected work on the First World War and an article on 'World War III', including some material concerning the Arab-Israeli conflict, 1967; maps of Middle East campaigns, 1941-1942.

Typed; some handwritten; newspaper cutting; maps.