Search Results: "Winston S. Churchill"


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GREAT DESTINY by Winston S.  Churchill
Released: March 15, 1965

"This volume, essentially devoted, as was his life, to war and politics, holds the fascination of personal and public history."

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Released: Oct. 14, 1957

"Memorable history, vividly written, intensely personal in projection and execution, this is again an exciting publishing event."
The span of time from 1688 to 1815, covered in this third volume, compassed three major revolutions,- revolutions in a political and military sense, but revolutions, too, that profoundly affected mankind. Read full book review >

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 24, 1950

"While this is not such easy reading as the two earlier volumes, there is an enormous amount of thrilling contemporary history encompassed in this period of victory beginning to seem possible out of disaster and defeat."
Third in the four volume history of the war, and the one most intimately concerned with strategy and Britain's terrific responsibility in carrying on virtual global warfare single handed. Read full book review >

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EUROPE UNITE by Winston S.  Churchill
Released: June 15, 1950

"But Churchill's speeches are integral to modern history."
This is a companion volume to The Sinews of Peace, and incorporates the main speeches made by this greatest of modern craters during 1947-48. 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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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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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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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 >

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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. 26, 1956

The drama of England gathers momentum in this second volume, as the Tudors take over and the War of the Roses comes to an end with the death of Richard III. 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 >