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by Keith Robbins

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Keith Robbins provides an excellent introduction to Winston Churchill's dramatic rise to power and traces the unpredictable way his career moved between triumph and tragedy. Providing a vivid picture of the political landscapes through which he moved, it outlines his career and uncovers what made possible Churchill's leading role in national and world affairs. 

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ISBN-13: 9781317874515
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 06/17/2014
Series: Profiles In Power
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 200
File size: 2 MB

Table of Contents

Preface. 1. Winston, the House of Churchill and the Destiny of Britain. 2. The Parliamentary Pursuit of Power. 3. Making War and Peace 1914-1922. 4. Down and Out? 1922-1939. 5. In Command of War 1939-1945. 6. Loss of Power 1945-1955. 7. Epilogue: Triumph and Tragedy. Further Reading. Chronology and Publications.

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