In This Review

The War Crisis in Berlin July-August 1914
The War Crisis in Berlin July-August 1914
By Sir Horace Rumbold
Constable, 1940, 372 pp

Sir Horace was Counsellor at the British Embassy in Berlin in 1914. In writing this review of the fateful events leading to the First World War he drew on his own recollections as well as on some, but by no means all, of the pertinent documents.