During his later life reviewers and commentators were hard on Waugh, and he responded pugnaciously. When Nancy Spain
wrote rudely about him after a hostile encounter in June 1955, he sued for libel and was...
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The book offers a detailed analysis of William Joyce
's and John Amery
's trials for high treason for their pro-Nazi broadcasts during the war.
Amery, son and brother of successful British politicians, had been...