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character and greatness of Winston Churchill

hero in a time of crisis

by Stephen Mansfield

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  • 34 Currently reading

Published by Cumberland House in Nashville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965 -- Psychology,
    • Prime ministers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Political leadership,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementStephen Mansfield.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA566.9.C5 M273 2004
      The Physical Object
      Pagination248 p.;
      Number of Pages248
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3292709M
      ISBN 101581824130
      LC Control Number2004011110


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