Churchill

Churchill

by John Keegan
     
 

Was Churchill as a great a wartime leader as he has hitherto been made out? John Keegan discusses the view of the soldiers such as Alanbrooke, his wartime Chief of Staff, and considers Churchill the politician who surprisingly got it wrong so often, not least in the 1945 election. Keegan also writes vividly about Churchill's upbringing and his ambitious streak, which…  See more details below

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Was Churchill as a great a wartime leader as he has hitherto been made out? John Keegan discusses the view of the soldiers such as Alanbrooke, his wartime Chief of Staff, and considers Churchill the politician who surprisingly got it wrong so often, not least in the 1945 election. Keegan also writes vividly about Churchill's upbringing and his ambitious streak, which emerged early on and led him into the army and the Boer War.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780297607762
Publisher:
Orion Publishing Group, Limited
Publication date:
01/01/2002
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.59(w) x 8.11(h) x 1.02(d)

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