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In search of Churchill : a historian's journey

Author: Martin Gilbert
Publisher: London : HarperCollins, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Martin Gilbert began work on the eight-volume biography of Winston Churchill in 1962. 'In search of Churchill' is the story of Gilbert's thirty-year quest for his subject. It is also the story of those who have helped Gilbert along his way, as they had earlier helped Churchill on his. Secretaries, assistants, diarists, correspondents, soldiers, politicians, civil servants; the eminent (Macmillan and Wilson) and the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gilbert, Martin, 1936-
In search of Churchill.
London : HarperCollins, 1994
(OCoLC)604287261
Named Person: Winston Churchill; Martin Gilbert; Martin Gilbert; Winston Churchill, Sir; Winston Churchill; Martin Gilbert
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Martin Gilbert
ISBN: 0002153564 9780002153560
OCLC Number: 34318978
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xiii, 338 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Martin Gilbert.

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A personal account of Martin Gilbert's quest to capture the most famous Prime Minister of Great Britain. It is also in part a history of our times. The author combines these two in a narrative  Read more...

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