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Artist or CreatorErnest H. Shepard
Title or CaptionTime and tide: "Ready, Herman?"
Extent1 item
Published byPunch
Date29 Jan 1941
FormatArtwork
Size26.50 x 36.50cm
Techniqueblack ink/crayon
Embedded text or transcriptPride of the Channel
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)
Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)
NotesIn early 1941, Britain still feared invasion and believed that it was Goring's Luftwaffe still hurt by the Battle of Britain what was holding back. (caption for exhibition Durham Art Gallery)
SubjectsUK
Transport
rowing boats
Oceans
invasion
medals
Achievements
English Channel
ships
Personification
cross-channel swimming
Seaside
World War 1939-1945
Copyright contact detailsinfo@punch.co.uk
Location of artworkBritish Cartoon Archive
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GB/BCA/394Hitler; Adolf (1889-1945)1889-1945Born in Austria. Politician and leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party). He served as German chancellor from 1933-1945 and head of state (Fuhrer) from 1934-1945. He established a single-party dictatorship based on the totalitarian and autocratic ideals of national socialism. He gained support for his views on German nationalism, anti-Semitism, anti-capitalism and anti-communism through his impassioned speeches and propaganda. He wanted to establish a New Order of absolute rule in Europe and pursued a policy of seizing land by force for the Aryan people.  
GB/BCA/323Goering; Hermann (1893-1946)1893-1946German politician, military leader and leading member of the Nazi Party. He was Commander of the German Air Force (Luftwaffe). In 1936 he took complete control of the Four Year Plan for German rearmament. He played a key role in the annexation of Austria (Anschluss) in 1938. He was known for his extravagant tastes and garish clothes. Goering was a violent morphine addict.  
GB/BCA/345Goebbels; Josef (1897-1945)1897-1945German politician. Minister of Propaganda from 1933-45. Known for his zealous speeches and anti-Semitism. Chief architect of the Kristallnacht attack on German Jews considered to be the first manifestation of the Nazi violence culminating in the Holocaust.  
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