Churchill's Bodyguard: The Authorised Biography of Walter H. Thompson

Churchill's Bodyguard: The Authorised Biography of Walter H. Thompson

by Tom Hickman
     
 

The life of Walter H. Thompson, Winston Churchill’s bodyguard from 1921 to 1945, is explored in this engaging authorized biography. Drawing heavily on extracts from a manuscript recently discovered by Thompson’s great-niece, this insider’s account unveils a number of occasions on which Churchill’s life was put seriously at risk. The

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The life of Walter H. Thompson, Winston Churchill’s bodyguard from 1921 to 1945, is explored in this engaging authorized biography. Drawing heavily on extracts from a manuscript recently discovered by Thompson’s great-niece, this insider’s account unveils a number of occasions on which Churchill’s life was put seriously at risk. The recollections of Thompson’s wife, one of Churchill’s secretaries, as well as those of surviving family members are interwoven to tell the intriguing story of a life spent beside the Greatest Briton.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780755314492
Publisher:
Headline Book Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
09/28/2007
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
320
Sales rank:
901,977
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.84(d)

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