Winston Churchill, A Life

Winston Churchill, A Life

by The Editors of New Word City
     
 

Winston Churchill’s staunch patriotism, his bulldog tenacity and fighting will, and, above all, his towering rhetoric inspired the British people to a gallant defense of their island nation that set a new bar for national heroism and earned him a place among the pantheon of the world’s greatest leaders.
But Churchill was far from perfect. He was a…  See more details below

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Winston Churchill’s staunch patriotism, his bulldog tenacity and fighting will, and, above all, his towering rhetoric inspired the British people to a gallant defense of their island nation that set a new bar for national heroism and earned him a place among the pantheon of the world’s greatest leaders.
But Churchill was far from perfect. He was a hero, yes, but a human one. He could be petty, irascible, and self-centered. He relished a practical joke. But he had courage and a born politician’s sense of the public stage. And when a bulldog was precisely what England needed, he was there.
In the end, Churchill was a regal figure, his life one that not even Shakespeare could have imagined. He had inspired his people, saved them, really, from the yoke of Nazi tyranny. He had transcended politics to become the greatest statesman in his country’s long history and an inspiration to all the world. Here’s his incredible story.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014061155
Publisher:
New Word City, Inc.
Publication date:
01/01/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
1,018,656
File size:
2 MB

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