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Artist or CreatorDavid Low (1891-1963)
Title or CaptionWe must have their undivided attention
Extent1 item
Published byEvening Standard
Date22 Sep 1941
FormatNewspaper
Embedded text or transcript"Gad, sir, we can't start off with the enemy's back turned, all our plans are for when they're facing us."
Person DepictedColonel Blimp; (fictional)
NotesUsed in PhD dissertation, William Thomas, "A Veteran Science: Operations Research and Postwar Anglo-American Scientific Cultures" to demonstrate a common critical view of military and other government figures; the Col. Blimp figure is compared to the Dr. Strangelove stereotype applied to scientists who work with these figures.
SubjectsArmed forces
Defence
Germany
Russia
UK
World War 1939-1945
invasion
traditionalism
Copyright contact detailsNorthcliffe House, 2 Derry Street, London W8 5TT solo@solosyndication.com
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