The Duel: The Eighty-Day Struggle Between Churchill and Hitler

The Duel: The Eighty-Day Struggle Between Churchill and Hitler

by John Lukacs
     
 

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This is a day-by-day account of the eighty-day struggle in 1940 between Hitler -- poised on the edge of absolute victory -- and Churchill -- threatened by imminent invasion and defeat.  See more details below

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This is a day-by-day account of the eighty-day struggle in 1940 between Hitler -- poised on the edge of absolute victory -- and Churchill -- threatened by imminent invasion and defeat.

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Peter Stansky
It is salutary to be reminded in this powerful study how close Hitler came to winning in 1940. . . . An impressive study . . . [written] with elegance and panache.
George F. Will
A wonderful story wonderfully told.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780300089165
Publisher:
Yale University Press
Publication date:
03/28/2001
Edition description:
YALE UNIVE
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
488,079
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)

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Peter Stansky
It is salutary to be reminded in this powerful study how close Hitler came to winning in 1940. . . . An impressive study . . . [written] with elegance and panache.
New York Times
George F. Will
A wonderful story wonderfully told.

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