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作者 Lee, Celia
書名 The Churchills : a family portrait / Celia Lee and John Lee
出版項 New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010
國際標準書號 0230618103 (alk. paper)
9780230618107 (alk. paper)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 傅斯年圖書館西文圖書區  DA566.9.C5 L477 2010    在架上    30530001132166
版本 1st ed
說明 viii, 272 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
附註 Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction -- Love at first sight, 1873 - 1876 -- An Irish "exile," 1876-1880 -- A political star is born, 1880-1882 -- A shooting star burns out, 1882 -1886 -- A happy family again? 1887-1889 -- Looking for gold and family matters, 1890-1893 -- Settling the boys' future, 1893-1894 -- The last journey, 1894-1895 -- A royal affair : Jennie and the Prince of Wales, 1895-1898 -- Financial worries and career development, 1895-1897 -- Financial crisis and a career denied, 1898-1899 -- Jennie's work on the Anglo-Saxon Review and the hospital ship Maine during the Boer War, 1898-1902 -- Brothers in arms : war in South Africa, 1899-1900 -- Getting on, 1900-1906 -- Two brides for two brothers, 1907-1908 -- Liberal Britain, 1909-1914 -- A world at war : from the Western Front to Gallipoli, 1914-1915 -- Seeing it through, 1914-1918 -- Postwar Britain, 1919-1929 -- From the political wilderness to Downing Street, 1929-1940 -- Their finest hour, 1940-1945 -- The end of it all, 1945-1965
Many mysteries and myths continue to shroud the life and career of Winston Churchill. Through their unique access to the private papers of the Churchill family, the Lees cut through the rumors and get to the truth about the life of the former prime minister
主題 Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 -- Family
Churchill, John, 1880-1947 -- Family
Churchill, Randolph Henry Spencer, Lord, 1849-1895 -- Family
Churchill, Randolph Spencer, Lady, 1854-1921 -- Family
Great Britain -- History -- 19th century -- Biography
Great Britain -- History -- 20th century -- Biography
Alt Author Lee, John, 1946-
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