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Winston Churchill

Author: Stuart Ball
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2003.
Series: Historic lives.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Winston Churchill's key role in the outcome of the Second World War brought him international renown and made him the most significant figure in twentieth-century British history. Born into an aristocratic family in 1875, his life spanned nine decades of personal, social, and political change, and it is against this background that the author, a leading historian of modern British politics, discusses the remarkable
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stuart Ball
ISBN: 0814799191 9780814799192
OCLC Number: 52335044
Description: 144 pages : illustrations (some color), color maps ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Historic lives.
Responsibility: Stuart Ball.
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"Winston Churchill's key role in the outcome of the Second World War brought him international renown and made him the most significant figure in twentieth-century British history. Born into an aristocratic family in 1875, his life spanned nine decades of personal, social, and political change, and it is against this background that the author, a leading historian of modern British politics, discusses the remarkable ups and downs of Churchill's career."

"This concise biography is illustrated with photographs, paintings, cartoons, and documents, including personal correspondence, reflecting Churchill's dedication to literature, art, and family alongside his tremendous public achievements."--Jacket.

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