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Churchill at war, 1940-1945

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Published by Constable & Robinson in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965 -- Military leadership,
    • Prime ministers -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain,
    • Great Britain -- History -- George VI, 1936-1952

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLord Moran ; introduction by his son John, the present Lord Moran.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsMoran, Charles McMoran Wilson, Baron, 1882-1977.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA566.9.C5 M667 2002
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxix, 383 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages383
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3369997M
      ISBN 101841196088
      LC Control Number2004445539
      OCLC/WorldCa50100366


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