Search Results: "Winston S. Churchill"


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NON-FICTION
Released: April 23, 1956

"Exciting and revealing reading, this provides the background we need for other reading-fact and fiction, and leaves us with eager anticipation for the volumes to come."
A rare gift for vision, a sense of drama, a genius for the right word, an imaginative sense of people and story are here applied to the beginnings of a great people. Read full book review >

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GREAT CONTEMPORARIES by Winston S.  Churchill
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Nov. 1, 1937

"Interesting, well written and worth reading."
Autobiography, in that it contains segments of his early life and associates. Read full book review >

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MARLBOROUGH by Winston S.  Churchill
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 1, 1933

"One of the great biographies of our times."
Just to draw to your attention again the fact that Vol. Read full book review >

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Released: March 15, 1935

"Not only is it an outstanding biography, but a brilliant picture of colorful days."
The first two volumes of the Marlborough brought favorable returns throughout the country, and enthusiastic reviews. Read full book review >

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Released: March 17, 1958

"This rounds out a great work, but stands firmly on its own."
A tremendous achievement, this four volume history of the countries that comprise the English speaking peoples of the globe. Read full book review >

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BLOOD, SWEAT AND TEARS by Winston S.  Churchill
Released: April 14, 1941

"Chance for plus sales on other two."
While England Slept and Step by Step were prophetic and challenging, Churchill was considered by many as a Cassandra, speaking out of turn. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 4, 1949

"Nonetheless, a sure best seller."
Newspaper syndication and LIFE magazine serialization have brought a generous proportion of the text of this second volume of Churchill's war memoirs to an eager public. Read full book review >

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STEP BY STEP, 1936-1939 by Winston S.  Churchill
NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 25, 1939

"The material comes up to May of the current year."
While England Slept was a best seller. Read full book review >

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Released: Nov. 30, 1959

"Extensive promotion by radio and TV will help launch the book."
This reports the details on the publisher's edition of Life magazine's condensed History, originally published in 6 volumes. Read full book review >

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ONWARDS TO VICTORY by Winston S.  Churchill
Released: July 1, 1944

"Calendars of events, notes, etc. add to their interest."
Shops and Public Libraries already know their market for these annual collections of Prime Minister Churchill's speeches, papers, public statements. Read full book review >

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Released: Sept. 30, 1938

"This is scarcely likely to repeat the sales, in view of the nature of the content, but it is a book for all who would keep abreast of thought (and emotions) in England."
Churchill has had as full a career as statesman, soldier, war correspondent and author as any Britisher today. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

NON-FICTION
Released: Aug. 6, 1943

Once again Winston Churchill proves that the power of his words lies in the spirit of the man behind the words, and that they read as well as they sound — a second time as well as a first. Read full book review >