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Churchill's bunker : the cabinet war rooms and the culture of secrecy in wartime London

Author: Richard Holmes
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A unique exploration of the calculus of secrecy during the Second World War, "Churchill's Bunker" provides an intimate portrait of Churchill and his closest advisors in one of the most fascinating and underexplored venues of twentieth-century history.
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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill; Winston Churchill
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Holmes
ISBN: 9780300177480 0300177488 9780300160406 0300160402
OCLC Number: 449854872
Notes: Originally published: London : Profile, 2009.
Description: x, 246 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 22 cm
Contents: The story behind the secret --
The blast of war --
Running the show --
Life in the bunker --
The bunker goes abroad --
From nerve centre to museum.
Responsibility: Richard Holmes.

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A unique exploration of the calculus of secrecy during the Second World War, "Churchill's Bunker" provides an intimate portrait of Churchill and his closest advisors in one of the most fascinating and underexplored venues of twentieth-century history.

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