Dowding's role in the Battle of Britain
A.J.P. Taylor describes the crucial role that Air Chief Marshal Sir Hugh Dowding played in the Battle of Britain. He also discusses Dowding's argument with Churchill that led to the former being discarded after the battle was over.
Available since: Wed 11 Aug 2010
- A. J. P. Taylor
- Edward Mirzoeff
In May 1940 Churchill refused to consider an armistice with Hitler's Germany.