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Troublesome young men : the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England

Author: Lynne Olson
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Neville Chamberlain; Neville Chamberlain; Winston Churchill
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lynne Olson
ISBN: 9780374531331 0374531331
OCLC Number: 313729634
Description: 436 pages, [8] pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Contents: "We may be going to die" --
"Playing the game" --
"Troublesome young men" --
"Dictators are very popular these days" --
"I lack the 'spunk'" --
"Quite simply, he told lies" --
"Our own soul is at stake" --
"'Terrible, unmitigated, unparalleled dishonor'" --
Retribution --
"Waiting for a stirring lead" --
"Here is the testing" --
"Speak for England" --
Playing at war --
"The misery of doing nothing" --
"He is absolutely loyal" --
"Gambling with the life of the nation" --
"'In the name of God, go!'" --
"Victory at all costs" --
A question of loyalty --
A son's betrayal --
Aftermath.
Responsibility: Lynne Olson.

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