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Unsinkable : Churchill and the First World War.

Author: Richard Freeman
Publisher: New York : The History Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Unsinkable' is the story of a man unjustly vilified: Churchill in the First World War. His enemies - the Tory party - censured him for Antwerp, the Dardanelles and Gallipoli. He could do no right and was regarded as a dangerous maniac. But the true story is quite the opposite. This book tells how, as a brilliant First Sea Lord, Churchill was ousted by his enemies, yet clawed his way back to power against all the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Freeman, Richard.
Unsinkable : Churchill and the First World War.
New York : The History Press, ©2013
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Freeman
ISBN: 9780752498966 0752498967
OCLC Number: 862787383
Description: 1 online resource (519 pages)
Contents: Cover; Title Page; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgements; Prelude; Chapter 1 In a Belgian field; Chapter 2 From sandcastles to steel castles; Chapter 3 The elusive foe; Chapter 4 Exit First Sea Lord; Chapter 5 The dynamic duo; Chapter 6 The Dardanelles; Chapter 7 Fisher wavers; Chapter 8 The revenge of the Tories; Chapter 9 Bystander; Chapter 10 In search of a battalion; Chapter 11 In search of a role; Chapter 12 Publish and be saved; Chapter 13 Return to power; Chapter 14 Machines, not men; Chapter 15 The last push; Epilogue; Key Players; Works Consulted; Notes; Plate Section; Copyright.

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