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The Resource The last lion : Winston Spencer Churchill, defender of the realm, 1940-1965, William Manchester & Paul Reid

The last lion : Winston Spencer Churchill, defender of the realm, 1940-1965, William Manchester & Paul Reid

Label
The last lion : Winston Spencer Churchill, defender of the realm, 1940-1965
Title
The last lion
Title remainder
Winston Spencer Churchill, defender of the realm, 1940-1965
Statement of responsibility
William Manchester & Paul Reid
Title variation
  • Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965
  • Last lion
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Spanning the years of 1940-1965, this third volume in Manchester's monumental biography the Last Lion picks up shortly after Winston Churchill became Prime Minister-when his tiny island nation stood alone against the overwhelming might of Nazi Germany
Summary
Details the life and times of Winston Churchill, one of the world's most powerful leaders
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice, 2012.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10165201
Cataloging source
UPZ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1922-2004
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Manchester, William
Dewey number
  • 941.084/092/4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
M26 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Reid, Paul
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
Label
The last lion : Winston Spencer Churchill, defender of the realm, 1940-1965, William Manchester & Paul Reid
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [1055]-1112) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Lion, hunted -- Cyclone : May-December 1940 -- The rapids : January-December 1941 -- Vortex : December 1941-November 1942 -- Crosscurrents : November 1942-December 1943 -- Pilot : December 1943-June 1944 -- Anchorage : June 1944-May 1945 -- Ebb tide : 1945-1955 -- Postscript : 1955-1965
Control code
19896500
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 1182 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316547703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)812338145
Label
The last lion : Winston Spencer Churchill, defender of the realm, 1940-1965, William Manchester & Paul Reid
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [1055]-1112) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Lion, hunted -- Cyclone : May-December 1940 -- The rapids : January-December 1941 -- Vortex : December 1941-November 1942 -- Crosscurrents : November 1942-December 1943 -- Pilot : December 1943-June 1944 -- Anchorage : June 1944-May 1945 -- Ebb tide : 1945-1955 -- Postscript : 1955-1965
Control code
19896500
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvi, 1182 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780316547703
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
(OCoLC)812338145

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