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The Duff Cooper diaries, 1915-1951

著者: Duff Cooper, Viscount Norwich; John Julius Norwich
出版商: London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2005.
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The long-awaited diaries of Duff Cooper; statesman, soldier, Member of Parliament, wit, poet, diplomat, clubman and scholar; which were very nearly destroyed by his nephew, who was shocked at their frankness. Duff Cooper was a first-rate witness of, and often a first-hand participant in, just about every significant political development that occurred between 1914 and his death forty years later. As a man about  再读一些...
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类型/形式: Biography
Diaries
提及的人: Duff Cooper, Viscount Norwich; Duff Cooper, Viscount Norwich
材料类型: 传记
文档类型 图书
所有的著者/提供者: Duff Cooper, Viscount Norwich; John Julius Norwich
ISBN: 0297848437 9780297848431
OCLC号码: 60793989
描述: xiii, 512 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
内容: Part one: 1915-1919. The first world war, courtship and marriage --
Part two: 1920-1939. Between the wars --
Part three: 1944-1951. Algiers, Paris and retirement.
责任: edited by John Julius Norwich.
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Revealing diaries concerning: the Abdication; and serving Churchill during WWII, of the politician, diplomat, and socialite (married to Lady Diana Cooper).  再读一些...

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