There is a nice reference by Robin Ramsay to our book in the latest edition of the online parapolitical magazine Lobster. He as discussing the BBC website story ”revealing’ that the Treasury had subsidised a British covert propaganda news agency in the middle east in the 1960s.
“Regional News Service (Middle East) rang a very faint bell, so I went back to
Paul Lashmar and James Oliver’s 1998 book about IRD, Britain’s Secret
Propaganda War 1948-77, and there it was. In so doing, I was reminded
what a wonderful book that is – and still available from Amazon and
To read Ramsay’s full item Lobster April 2020