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Antony Beevor on the British obsession with Operation Market Garden


Introduced by Barry Cryer, Sir Antony Beevor spoke at the Oldie's July lunch about the British fascination with defeat, the disaster at Arnhem bridge and Field Marshal Montgomery's appalling behaviour before, during and after the battle.

Antony Beevor's book is Arnhem: The Battle for the Bridges, 1944.