Never Give In!: Winston Churchill's Speeches

Never Give In!: Winston Churchill's Speeches

by Winston Churchill, Winston S. Churchill
     
 

A great statesmen,a masterful historian whose writings won him the Nobel Prize for a literatureand a war-time leader with few peers, Sir Winston Churchill is rememberedperhaps most clearly today for the sheer power of his oratory: the speechesthat rallied a nation in its darkest hour and steeled that nation for victoryagainst the might of the Fascist

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A great statesmen,a masterful historian whose writings won him the Nobel Prize for a literatureand a war-time leader with few peers, Sir Winston Churchill is rememberedperhaps most clearly today for the sheer power of his oratory: the speechesthat rallied a nation in its darkest hour and steeled that nation for victoryagainst the might of the Fascist powers.Never Give In! celebrates this oratory by gathering togetherChurchill's most powerful speeches from throughout his public career. Carefullyselected by his grandson, this collection includes all his best known speeches -from his great war-time broadcasts to the "Iron Curtain" speech that heraldedthe start of the Cold War - and many lesser known but inspirational pieces.
 
Ina single volume Never Give In! providesa powerful testimony to one of the great public figures of the TwentiethCentury.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781472520852
Publisher:
Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date:
12/12/2013
Pages:
472
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.20(d)

Meet the Author

Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965) was Prime Minister of the United Kingdom on two occasions, from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951-1955. Celebrated as one of the greatest wartime leaders of the 20th Century, he was also a gifted orator, statesman and historian. He was awarded the Novel Prize for Literature in 1953.

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