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The Resource Churchill : the power of words : his remarkable life recounted through his writings and speeches : 200 readings, selected, edited and introduced by Martin Gilbert

Churchill : the power of words : his remarkable life recounted through his writings and speeches : 200 readings, selected, edited and introduced by Martin Gilbert

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Churchill : the power of words : his remarkable life recounted through his writings and speeches : 200 readings
Title
Churchill
Title remainder
the power of words : his remarkable life recounted through his writings and speeches : 200 readings
Statement of responsibility
selected, edited and introduced by Martin Gilbert
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This work portrays the life of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill (1874-1965) through 200 extracts from his speeches to Parliament and to the public, as well as his books and newspaper and magazine articles. Presented in chronological order with brief introductions giving background and context, the extracts reflect his wide-ranging interests and involvement in national and world events as both observer and participant. Churchill's broadcast to the U.S. on June 1, 1941, is presented in full. The book is illustrated with black and white historical photos
Summary
Winston Churchill's life story told through a collection of his own 100 finest writings, edited by renowned historian and official Churchill biographer Martin Gilbert.--Publisher
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
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10109776
Cataloging source
DLC
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1874-1965
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Churchill, Winston
Dewey number
  • 941.084092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
A25 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1936-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gilbert, Martin
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Great Britain
  • Statesmen
  • Prime ministers
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Oratory
  • Politics and government
  • Prime ministers
  • Statesmen
  • Great Britain
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Politische Rede
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the power of words
Label
Churchill : the power of words : his remarkable life recounted through his writings and speeches : 200 readings, selected, edited and introduced by Martin Gilbert
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Bantam, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-464) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
xxi, 485 pages, [24] pages of plates
Isbn
9780306821554
Lccn
2012374534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021292652
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)796082129
Label
Churchill : the power of words : his remarkable life recounted through his writings and speeches : 200 readings, selected, edited and introduced by Martin Gilbert
Publication
Note
Reprint. Originally published: London : Bantam, 2012
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 447-464) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st Da Capo Press ed.
Extent
xxi, 485 pages, [24] pages of plates
Isbn
9780306821554
Lccn
2012374534
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40021292652
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)796082129

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