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The second world war : their finest hour

Author: Winston Churchill
Publisher: Boston : Published in association with the Cooperation Pub. Co. [by] Houghton Mifflin, [1949] ©1949
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Covers the problems confronted by Churchill as he becomes Prime Minister, the Battle of France, the story of Dunkirk, the Battle of Britain, and the rebuilding of England's Army.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
Their finest hour.
Boston : Published in association with the Cooperation Pub. Co. [by] Houghton Mifflin, 1949
(OCoLC)763953786
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Winston Churchill
OCLC Number: 396145
Description: xvi, 751 pages : maps ; 22 cm.
Contents: The National Coalition --
The Battle of France, the first week. Gamelin --
The Battle of France, the second week. Weygand --
The march to the sea --
The deliverance of Dunkirk --
The rush for the spoils --
Back to France --
Home defense. June --
The French agony --
The Bordeaux armistice --
Admiral Darlan and the French fleet. Oran --
The apparatus of counter-attack --
At bay --
Invasion problem --
Operation Sea Lion --
The Battle of Britain --
The Blitz --
"London can take it" --
The wizard war --
United States destroyers and West Indian bases --
Egypt and the Middle East. 1940 --
The Mediterranean passage --
September tensions --
Dakar --
Mr. Eden's mission --
Relations with Vichy and Spain --
Mussolini attacks Greece --
Lend-lease --
Germany and Russia --
Ocean peril --
Desert victory.
Other Titles: Their finest hour
Responsibility: Winston S. Churchill.

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Covers the problems confronted by Churchill as he becomes Prime Minister, the Battle of France, the story of Dunkirk, the Battle of Britain, and the rebuilding of England's Army.

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