Triumph and Tragedy

Triumph and Tragedy

by Winston S. Churchill
     
 

From the Allied landings in Normandy in June 1944 the Second World War had only fourteen months to run. This final volume of the account covers events right up to the unconditional surrender of Japan.

Churchill's six-volume history of World War II - the definitive work, remarkable both for its sweep and for its sense of personal involvement, universally

See more details below

Overview

From the Allied landings in Normandy in June 1944 the Second World War had only fourteen months to run. This final volume of the account covers events right up to the unconditional surrender of Japan.

Churchill's six-volume history of World War II - the definitive work, remarkable both for its sweep and for its sense of personal involvement, universally acknowledged as a magnificent historical reconstruction and an enduring work of literature.

Editorial Reviews

From the Publisher
"Churchill is artist enough to realize that these huge final chords must be simple. He gives us a magnificently muted close." The New Yorker
The New Yorker
Churchill is artist enough to realize that these huge final chords must be simple. He gives us a magnificently muted close.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780395410608
Publisher:
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Publication date:
05/28/1986
Series:
Second World War Series, #6
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
760
Sales rank:
332,203
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.75(h) x 1.52(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >