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Churchill, wanted dead or alive

Author: Celia Sandys
Publisher: New York : Carroll & Graf, 2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Carroll & Graf edView all editions and formats
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"Offers both a fully drawn portrait of the ready adventurer who would become England's legendary prime minister and an illuminating chronicle of the turbulent events one hundred years ago that defined South Africa for modern times". -- Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill, Sir
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Celia Sandys
ISBN: 0786707046 9780786707041
OCLC Number: 43030396
Notes: Originally published: London : HarperCollins, 1999.
Description: xxxi, 233 pages, [24] pages of plates : illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm
Contents: Gateway --
Preparing for war --
Cruising to a catastrophe --
The station yard --
Knight errant --
The Botha legend --
Into captivity --
The states model school --
Controversy --
Wanted dead or alive --
A soldier again --
A general on Spion Kop --
Into Ladysmith --
A lull in the storm --
Return to Pretoria.
Responsibility: Celia Sandys.

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"Offers both a fully drawn portrait of the ready adventurer who would become England's legendary prime minister and an illuminating chronicle of the turbulent events one hundred years ago that defined South Africa for modern times". -- Jacket.

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