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A Diary with Letters, 1931-1950
A Diary with Letters, 1931-1950
By Thomas Jones
Oxford University Press, 1954, 582 pp
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Although Dr. Jones had officially retired from the Civil Service in 1930 he remained, as the book's jacket says, "friend and colleague of many famous people." These diaries and letters, largely for the 1930's, are quite revealing of a number of features of that disastrous decade.