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The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill. [Volume 3], Defender of the realm, 1940-1965

Author: William Manchester; Paul Reid
Publisher: Boston, MA : Little, Brown, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Spanning the years of 1940-1965, this third volume in Manchester's monumental biography the Last Lion picks up shortly after Winston Churchill became Prime Minister-when his tiny island nation stood alone against the overwhelming might of Nazi Germany and continues through Churchill's fight against the rising tide of communism.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Named Person: Winston Churchill, Sir; Winston Churchill
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Manchester; Paul Reid
ISBN: 9780316547703 0316547700
OCLC Number: 861688129
Notes: Map on lining papers.
Description: xvi, 1182 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: Vol. 1. Visions of glory, 1874-1932 --
v. 2. Alone, 1932-1940 --
v. 3. Defender of the realm, 1940-1965.
Other Titles: Defender of the realm, 1940-1965
Winston Spencer Churchill :
Responsibility: William Manchester and Paul Reid.

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"[A] wonderful literary work." <b><i>Bill Marriott, <em>Huffington Post</em></b></i>"

 
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