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Author Manchester, William, 1922-2004
Title The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill. [Vol. 3], Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965 / William Manchester & Paul Reid
Imprint New York, NY : Little, Brown & Co., c2012
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 Euro-Am 3F Western Mat.  941.084 C4758  v.3 2012    AVAILABLE  -  30500101469214
Edition 1st ed
Descript xvi, 1182 p.,[32] p. of plates : ill., maps ; 25 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [1055]-1112) and index
The Lion, hunted -- Cyclone : May-December 1940 -- The rapids : January-December 1941 -- Vortex : December 1941-November 1942 -- Crosscurrents : November 1942-December 1943 -- Pilot : December 1943-June 1944 -- Anchorage : June 1944-May 1945 -- Ebb tide : 1945-1955 -- Postscript : 1955-1965
Spanning the years of 1940-1965, this third volume in Manchester's monumental biography the Last Lion picks up shortly after Winston Churchill became Prime Minister-when his tiny island nation stood alone against the overwhelming might of Nazi Germany
Subject Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Great Britain -- Foreign relations -- 20th century
Alt Author Reid, Paul, 1949-
Alt Title Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
Last lion. [Vol. 3], Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
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