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6 edition of The Last Lion found in the catalog.

The Last Lion

Winston Spencer Churchill, Alone 1932-1940

by William Manchester

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Published by Little, Brown and Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • British & Irish history: c 1700 to c 1900,
  • Politics and government,
  • Foreign relations,
  • Great Britain - History - 20th Century,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Political,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Great Britain,
  • Historical - British,
  • Biography & Autobiography / Political,
  • Sir,,
  • 1874-1965,
  • 1901-1936,
  • Biography,
  • Churchill, Winston,,
  • Prime ministers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages756
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9502938M
    ISBN 100316545120
    ISBN 109780316545129

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    Detailed plot synopsis reviews of The Last Lion: Alone The second volume of William Manchester's biography of Sir Winston Churchill encompasses the eight-year period from the beginning of Churchill's longest period in the political "wilderness," to his rise to power as Prime Minister of Great Britain at the beginning of World War II. The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill - Visions of Glory by William Manchester and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at freelancerscomic.com


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