Churchill

By: Johnson, Paul

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First edition hardcover in fine unclipped dj in new mylar. Gift quality volume. 181 p. For the emiment historian Paul Johnson, Winston Churchill remains an enigma and a challenge. Soldier, parliamentarian, prime minister, orator, painter, writer, husband, and leader - all of these facets combined to make Churchill one of the most complex and fascinating personalities in history. Here, Johnson illuminates the various phases of Churchill's career, from his adventures as a young cavalry officer in the service of the empire to his role as an elder statesman prophesying the advent of the cold war. His narration of Churchill's many triumphs and setbacks, rich with anecdote and quotation, illustrates the man's humor, resilience, courage, & eccentricity.

Title: Churchill

Author Name: Johnson, Paul

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: BIOGRAPHY,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: NY, Viking: 2009

ISBN Number: 0670021059

ISBN Number 13: 9780670021055

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: Fine

Type: Hardcover

Size: 8vo - over 7

Seller Id: 39733

Keywords: BRITISH PRIME MINISTERS, LEADERS,