In the immediate aftermath of the catastrophe of the Cuban Missiles War of October 1962 the British government and its surviving Commonwealth allies were in a state of shock.
In Britain, the priority was to restore the rule of law, to begin to piece together what was left of the country after the hammer blows which had obliterated London, Liverpool, Chatham, Gravesend, Canterbury and half-wrecked others.
Operation Manna is the story of how the nation was saved; a history of that dreadful first year after the cataclysm…
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Available 31st March 2018