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People/Characters: Max Aitken, Lord Beaverbrook

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Angel Walk by Katherine Govier
The Aviators: Eddie Rickenbacker, Jimmy Doolittle, Charles Lindbergh, and the Epic Age of Flight by Winston Groom
Battle of Britain by Leonard Mosley
Beaverbrook by A. J. P. Taylor
Beaverbrook by Tom Driberg by Tom Driberg
Beaverbrook: A Shattered Legacy by Jacques Poitras
Boothby: Recollections of a Rebel by Robert Boothby
Churchill and Beaverbrook: A Study in Friendship and Politics by Kenneth Young
Churchill's Anchor by Robin Brodhurst
Closing the Ring by Winston S. Churchill
Could Do Better: School Reports of the Great and Good by Catherine Hurley
Debts of honour by Michael Foot
The Decline and Fall of Lloyd George by Lord Beaverbrook
Defiant Spirits: The Modernist Revolution of the Group of Seven by Ross King
The Diaries of A.L. Rowse by A. L. Rowse
Dominion by C. J. Sansom
The fall of the house of Beaverbrook by Lewis Chester
Fighter: The True Story of the Battle of Britain by Len Deighton
The Gathering Storm by Winston S. Churchill
Goldeneye: Where Bond Was Born: Ian Fleming's Jamaica by Matthew Parker
The Grand Alliance by Winston S. Churchill
The Hinge of Fate by Winston S. Churchill
How the Scots Invented Canada by Ken McGoogan
Hugh Walpole by Rupert Hart-Davis
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Volume II: Alone, 1932-1940 by William Manchester
Lloyd George: a diary by Frances Stevenson
Lloyd George: Twelve Essays by A. J. P. Taylor
The Long Recessional: The Imperial Life of Rudyard Kipling by David Gilmour
Lord Beaverbrook by David Adams Richards
Lord Beaverbrook: A Life by Anne Chisholm
The Lyttelton Hart-Davis Letters. Vol. 5, 1960 by Rupert Hart-Davis
Memories and Glimpses by A. L. Rowse
Mrs. Roosevelt's Confidante by Susan Elia MacNealbio
My Dear Max: The Letters of Brendan Braken to Lord Beaverbrook, 1925-1958 (Sources for Modern British History) by Richard Cockett
My Lloyd George Diary by Tom Clarke
The Prerogative of the Harlot: Press Barons and Power by Hugh Cudlipp
Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother by William Shawcross
The reckoning;: The memoirs of Anthony Eden, Earl of Avon by Anthony Eden
Reflected Glory by Sally Bedell Smith
Ruling Passions by Tom Driberg
A Short History of Canada by Desmond Morton
A Short Walk Down Fleet Street: From Beaverbrook to Boycott by Alan Watkins
Tempestuous journey: Lloyd George, his life and times by Frank Owen
Their Finest Hour by Winston S. Churchill
Triumph and Tragedy by Winston S. Churchill
Victim: The Secret Tapes of Marilyn Monroe by Matthew Smith
Warlord: A Life of Winston Churchill at War, 1874-1945 by Carlo D'Este
Winston Churchill and His Inner Circle by John Colville

Character description

William Maxwell Aitken, 1st Baron Beaverbrook, PC, ONB (25 May 1879 – 9 June 1964) was a Canadian-British newspaper publisher and backstage politician who was an influential figure in British media and politics of the first half of the 20th century. His base of power was the largest circulation newspaper in the world, the Daily Express, which appealled to the conservative working class with intensely patriotic news and editorials. During the Second World War he played a major role in mobilising industrial resources as Winston Churchill's minister of aircraft production.

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