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Title:
Churchill defiant : fighting on, 1945-1955
Author:
Leaming, Barbara.
Personal Author:
Edition:
First edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Harper, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
vi, 355 pages ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
You will, but I shall not: Berlin, July 1945 -- Face facts and retire: London, 1945 -- Sans soucis et sans regrets: Lake Como, September 1945 -- Old man in a hurry: London, October 1945 -- The wet hen: St James's Palace, 1946 -- Winnie, Winnie, go away: Miami Beach, Florida, 1946 -- Imperious Caesar: Southampton, England, 1946 -- Plots and plotters: Hyde Park Gate, 1947 -- Before it is too late: Westminster Abbey, November 1947 -- The dagger is pointed: La Capponcina, Cap d'Ail, France, August 1949 -- Another glass of your excellent champagne: Venice, 1951 -- White with the bones of Englishmen: London, October 1951 -- Naked among mine enemies: New York, January 1952 -- I live here, don't I? London, 1952 -- If nothing can be arranged: Jamaica, January 1953 -- The abdication of Diocletian: Buckingham Palace, 1953 -- I have a right to be heard! Bermuda, December 1953 -- An obstinate pig: aboard the Queen Elizabeth, July 1954 -- The "R" word: Westminster Hall, November 1954.
ISBN:
9780061337581
Format :
Book