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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionMine Kampf
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Published byEvening Standard
Date28 Nov 1939
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcriptNEUTRALS BEWARE Avoid the accursed British or be scared to death by Awful Adolf
Person DepictedHitler; Adolf (1889-1945)
Implied textMein Kampf
NotesSpanish Portugal 12 written in pencil on top margin 3" written in pencil down
right margin. Text has yellowing over it. Republished in David Low, Europe at War, (Penguin
Books, 1941). Printed on opposite page: "Hitler had advertised a "secret weapon". It materialised
as the magnetic mine, dropped indiscriminately in large numbers by parachute from seaplanes. He
hoped to discourage neutral shipping from trade with Britain and thereby to further his
continental blockade. Britain soon invented a means to counter it." p.24.
SubjectsDeath
Third Reich 1933-45
Portugal
Germany
mines
Literature
skeleton
Defence
campaigns
propaganda
Navies
International relations
Spain
Weapons
neutrality
Quotations
World War 1939-1945
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