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Railway policy between the wars

by Michael Robert Bonavia

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Published by Manchester University Press in Manchester .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMichael R. Bonavia.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE3018 .B66
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 156 p. :
      Number of Pages156
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3840363M
      ISBN 100719008263
      LC Control Number81155648
      OCLC/WorldCa8347913

      CHAPTER Between World Wars. Extracted from AMERICAN MILITARY HISTORY. Soon after the armistice of November the War Department urged the Congress to authorize the establishment of a permanent Regular Army of nearly , and a three-month universal training system that would permit a quick expansion of this force to meet the requirements of a new major war.   British railways have played a great and splendid part in the war. Working with depleted staffs under war conditions, they have enabled England to move millions of men and millions of tons of munitions with the utmost rapidity and with an entire absence of .

        Immigration was a key piece of the National Policy. It was first used to beef up the supply of wage labour in expanding industries in the central and eastern provinces. The main part of pre-Great War immigration was directed toward farms in the West. The relationship between these newcomers and established Canadian populations was regularly Author: John Douglas Belshaw. Between and , 50 railway workers lost their jobs due to Canada's railway debt. Thankfully in Canada, along with the British government, introduced the Imperial Munitions Board. The IMB manufactured shells along with other ammunition used during the war .

      The Cold War and the Domino Theory. At this point, the United States’ Cold War foreign policy began to play a major part in Vietnam. U.S. policy at the time was dominated by the domino theory, which believed that the “fall” of North Vietnam to Communism might trigger all of Southeast Asia to fall, setting off a sort of Communist chain. If your War Ration Book one was issued to you on application by a member of your family, the number of stamps torn from the books of the family was based on the amount of sugar owned by the family, and was divided as equally as possible among all the books. War Ration Book Two - January, This book is the property of the United States.


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