By Michael Simpson
He additionally led a truly energetic public lifestyles for nearly 20 years after his retirement in 1946. Cunningham's papers are ample for the interval 1939-63 and are supplemented the following by way of cupboard and Admiralty files, papers of his provider contemporaries and of Churchill, and via thoughts of his friends and family, in addition to large US files and personal papers.
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A Life of Admiral of the Fleet Andrew Cunningham: A Twentieth Century Naval Leader (Cass Series: Naval Policy and History) by Michael Simpson