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The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill, by William Manchester

Label
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill
Title
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill
Statement of responsibility
by William Manchester
Title variation
  • Defender of the realm, 1940-1965
  • Last lion: William Spencer Churchill: defender of the realm, 1940-1965
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the first fifty-eight years of a man whose ambitions and serious flaws made him one of the world's most powerful leaders, placing Churchill's prewar career against the backdrop of the collapse of the British Empire
Summary
Details the life and times of Winston Churchill, one of the world's most powerful leaders
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10165201
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 941.084/092/4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
M26 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill, by William Manchester
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Contents
v.1. Visions of glory, 1874-1932 -- The lion at bay -- Land of hope and glory -- Headwaters, 1874-1895 -- Stream, 1895-1901 -- River, 1901-1914 -- Cataract, 1914-1918 -- Oxbow, 1918-1932 -- v.2. Alone, 1932-1940 -- The lion caged -- A fever over Europe -- Shoals -- Reef -- Undertow -- Vortex -- Surge -- Cataclysm -- v.3. Defender of the realm, 1940-1965 -- 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
Control code
66800
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
3 v.
Isbn
9780316547703
Isbn Type
(v. 3)
Lccn
82024972
Other physical details
ill., [32] p. of plates, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm09154456
  • (OCoLC)9154456
Label
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill, by William Manchester
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
Contents
v.1. Visions of glory, 1874-1932 -- The lion at bay -- Land of hope and glory -- Headwaters, 1874-1895 -- Stream, 1895-1901 -- River, 1901-1914 -- Cataract, 1914-1918 -- Oxbow, 1918-1932 -- v.2. Alone, 1932-1940 -- The lion caged -- A fever over Europe -- Shoals -- Reef -- Undertow -- Vortex -- Surge -- Cataclysm -- v.3. Defender of the realm, 1940-1965 -- 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
Control code
66800
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
3 v.
Isbn
9780316547703
Isbn Type
(v. 3)
Lccn
82024972
Other physical details
ill., [32] p. of plates, maps
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm09154456
  • (OCoLC)9154456

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