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The Resource Troublesome young men : the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England, Lynne Olson

Troublesome young men : the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England, Lynne Olson

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Troublesome young men : the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England
Title
Troublesome young men
Title remainder
the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England
Statement of responsibility
Lynne Olson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how, in 1940, a group of rebellious Tory members of Parliament defied the appeasement policies of British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain to force his resignation and bring to power Winston Churchill
Biography type
contains biographical information
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176556
Cataloging source
DLC
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Olson, Lynne
Dewey number
941.084
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Great Britain
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Chamberlain, Neville
  • Conservative Party (Great Britain)
Target audience
adult
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the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England
Label
Troublesome young men : the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England, Lynne Olson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-411) and index
Contents
"We may be going to die" -- Playing the game -- "Troublesome young men" -- "Dictators are very popular these days" -- "I lack the 'spunk'" -- "Quite simply, he told lies" -- "Our own soul is at stake" -- "'Terrible, unmitigated, unparalleled dishonor'" -- Retribution -- "Waiting for a stirring lead" -- "Here is the testing" -- "Speak for England" -- Playing at war -- "The misery of doing nothing" -- "He is absolutely loyal" -- "Gambling with the life of the nation" -- "'In the name of God, go!" -- "Victory at all costs" -- A question of loyalty -- A son's betrayal
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
436 p.
Isbn
9780374179540
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006017905
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70060983
  • (OCoLC)70060983
Label
Troublesome young men : the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England, Lynne Olson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-411) and index
Contents
"We may be going to die" -- Playing the game -- "Troublesome young men" -- "Dictators are very popular these days" -- "I lack the 'spunk'" -- "Quite simply, he told lies" -- "Our own soul is at stake" -- "'Terrible, unmitigated, unparalleled dishonor'" -- Retribution -- "Waiting for a stirring lead" -- "Here is the testing" -- "Speak for England" -- Playing at war -- "The misery of doing nothing" -- "He is absolutely loyal" -- "Gambling with the life of the nation" -- "'In the name of God, go!" -- "Victory at all costs" -- A question of loyalty -- A son's betrayal
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
436 p.
Isbn
9780374179540
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2006017905
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o70060983
  • (OCoLC)70060983

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