skip to content
Young titan : the making of Winston Churchill Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Young titan : the making of Winston Churchill

Author: Michael Shelden
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Simon & Schuster hardcover edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
An account of the World War II prime minister's early career covers his contributions to building a modern navy, his experimentations with radical social reforms, and his lesser-known romantic pursuits.
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Shelden
ISBN: 9781451609912 1451609914 9781451609936 1451609930
OCLC Number: 793099609
Description: x, 383 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Prelude: the prime minister --
Introduction: the young titan --
1901-1905. --
A new world --
A family affair --
Born for opposition --
The duke's smile --
Empire dreams --
The great rift --
Departures --
The bachelor and the heiress --
Fortunate son --
1906-1910. --
Winners and losers --
The world at his feet --
Private lives --
The political maiden --
A place in the sun --
Best laid plans --
The castle --
Eminent Edwardian --
Sound and fury --
Life and death --
1910-1915. --
Valiant --
Storm signals --
Armada --
The old man and the sea --
Wings --
Countdown --
Last stand.
Other Titles: Making of Winston Churchill
Responsibility: Michael Shelden.

Abstract:

An account of the World War II prime minister's early career covers his contributions to building a modern navy, his experimentations with radical social reforms, and his lesser-known romantic pursuits.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/793099609> # Young titan : the making of Winston Churchill
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "793099609" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Place/great_britain> ; # Great Britain
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Person/churchill_winston_1874_1965> ; # Winston Churchill
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Event/1901_1936> ; # 1901-1936
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Topic/cabinet_officers_great_britain> ; # Cabinet officers--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> ; # Great Britain.
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1076416> ; # Prime ministers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Topic/prime_ministers_great_britain> ; # Prime ministers--Great Britain
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/843535> ; # Cabinet officers
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Topic/indiana_authors_award> ; # Indiana Authors Award
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/94507588> ; # Winston Churchill
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/941.084092/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Topic/indianapolis_room_collection_imcpl> ; # Indianapolis Room Collection (IMCPL)
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> ; # Politics and government
    schema:alternateName "Making of Winston Churchill" ;
    schema:bookEdition "1st Simon & Schuster hardcover ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/9912517> ; # Michael Shelden
    schema:datePublished "2013" ;
    schema:description "An account of the World War II prime minister's early career covers his contributions to building a modern navy, his experimentations with radical social reforms, and his lesser-known romantic pursuits."@en ;
    schema:description "Prelude: the prime minister -- Introduction: the young titan -- 1901-1905. -- A new world -- A family affair -- Born for opposition -- The duke's smile -- Empire dreams -- The great rift -- Departures -- The bachelor and the heiress -- Fortunate son -- 1906-1910. -- Winners and losers -- The world at his feet -- Private lives -- The political maiden -- A place in the sun -- Best laid plans -- The castle -- Eminent Edwardian -- Sound and fury -- Life and death -- 1910-1915. -- Valiant -- Storm signals -- Armada -- The old man and the sea -- Wings -- Countdown -- Last stand."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1784248570> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Young titan : the making of Winston Churchill"@en ;
    schema:productID "793099609" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/793099609#PublicationEvent/new_york_simon_&_schuster_2013> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Agent/simon_&_schuster> ; # Simon & Schuster
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451609936> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451609912> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/793099609> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Agent/simon_&_schuster> # Simon & Schuster
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Simon & Schuster" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Person/churchill_winston_1874_1965> # Winston Churchill
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1874" ;
    schema:deathDate "1965" ;
    schema:familyName "Churchill" ;
    schema:givenName "Winston" ;
    schema:name "Winston Churchill" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Topic/indiana_authors_award> # Indiana Authors Award
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indiana Authors Award"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1784248570#Topic/indianapolis_room_collection_imcpl> # Indianapolis Room Collection (IMCPL)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Indianapolis Room Collection (IMCPL)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1076416> # Prime ministers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Prime ministers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204623> # Great Britain.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Great Britain." ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1919741> # Politics and government
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Politics and government"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/843535> # Cabinet officers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Cabinet officers"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/94507588> # Winston Churchill
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1874" ;
    schema:deathDate "1965" ;
    schema:familyName "Churchill" ;
    schema:givenName "Winston" ;
    schema:name "Winston Churchill" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/9912517> # Michael Shelden
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Shelden" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael" ;
    schema:name "Michael Shelden" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451609912>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1451609914" ;
    schema:isbn "9781451609912" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781451609936>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1451609930" ;
    schema:isbn "9781451609936" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.