Being a writer of ‘faction,’ that is, fiction written in a historical setting, I’m allowed to take some liberties. So, for example:
There are mistakes, big mistakes, and HUGE mistakes. These are true huge-ies:
My favorite show business judgment, however, is this one:
He made that statement on September 28th, 1938, when he showed the paper he and Hitler had signed to a cheering crowd. Britain and Germany declared war on September 3rd, 1939, less than a year later.