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Heroes of history

Author: Winston Churchill
Publisher: Cassell, 1968.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Sketches of sixteen of Churchill's favorite historical characters selected from his four-volume A history of the English-speaking Peoples, followed by a profile of Sir Winston drawn from autobiographical writings and speeches.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winston Churchill
ISBN: 0304932671 9780304932672
OCLC Number: 30275829
Description: 192 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents: Alfred the Great, 849-901 --
King Harold, 1022-1066 --
William the Conqueror, 1027-1087 --
Henry Plantagenet, 1133-1189 --
Thomas Becket, 1118-1170 --
Richard Coeur de Lion, 1157-1199 --
Henry V, 1387-1422 --
Joan of Arc, 1412-1431 --
Henry VIII, 1491-1547 --
Good Queen Bess, 1533-1603 --
George Washington, 1732-1799 --
Horatio Nelson, 1758-1805 --
Duke of Wellington, 1769-1852 --
Abraham Lincoln, 1809-1865 --
Robert E. Lee, 1807-1870 --
Queen Victoria, 1819-1901 --
Winston Churchill, 1874-1965.
Other Titles: History of the English-speaking peoples
Responsibility: by Winston Churchill: a selection of Churchill's favourite historical characters, all told in his own words from his four-volume 'A history of the English-speaking peoples' ; followed by a profile of Sir Winston himself drawn from autobiographicalwritings and speeches ; pictures by Robert MacLean.

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Sketches of sixteen of Churchill's favorite historical characters selected from his four-volume A history of the English-speaking Peoples, followed by a profile of Sir Winston drawn from autobiographical writings and speeches.

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