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The gathering storm

Author: Winston Churchill
Publisher: Boston : Published in association with the Cooperation Pub. Co. [by] Houghton Mifflin, 1948.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers the period from the Treaty of Versailles to Churchill's appointment as Prime Minister in 1940.
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Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winston Churchill
OCLC Number: 3025315
Description: xvi, 784 pages : maps, diagrams ; 22 cm.
Contents: The follies of the victors, 1919-1929 --
Peace at its zenith, 1922-1931 --
Lurking dangers --
Adolf Hitler --
The locust years, 1931-1935 --
The darkening scene, 1934 --
Air parity lost, 1934-1935 --
Challenge and response, 1935 --
Problems of air and sea, 1935-1939 --
Sanctions against Italy, 1935 --
Hitler strikes --
The loaded pause-Spain --
Germany armed, 1936-1938 --
Mr. Eden at the Foreign Office: his resignation --
The rape of Austria, February, 1938 --
Czechoslovakia --
The tragedy of Munich --
Munich winter --
Prague, Albania, and the Polish guarantee, January-April, 1939 --
The Soviet enigma --
On the verge --
War --
The admiralty task --
The ruin of Poland --
War cabinet problems --
The front in France --
The combat deepens --
The magnetic mine --
The action off the river plate --
Scandinavia, Finland --
A dark New Year --
Before the storm --
The clash at sea --
Narvik --
Trondheim --
Frustration in Norway --
Norway: the final phase --
The fall of the government.
Responsibility: Winston S. Churchill.

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Covers the period from the Treaty of Versailles to Churchill's appointment as Prime Minister in 1940.

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