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The Churchills : a family portrait, Celia and John Lee

Label
The Churchills : a family portrait
Title
The Churchills
Title remainder
a family portrait
Statement of responsibility
Celia and John Lee
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Many mysteries and myths continue to shroud the life and career of Winston Churchill. Through their unique access to the private papers of the Churchill family, the Lees cut through the rumors and get to the truth about the life of the former prime minister
Summary
Many mysteries and myths continue to shroud the life and career of Winston Churchill. Through their unique access to the private papers of the Churchill family, the Lees cut through the rumors and get to the truth about the life of the former prime minister
Biography type
collective biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
349709
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lee, Celia
Dewey number
  • 941.084092/2
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
L358 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lee, John
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Churchill, John Strange Spencer
  • Churchill, Randolph Henry Spencer
  • Churchill, Randolph Spencer
  • Great Britain
  • Great Britain
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a family portrait
Label
The Churchills : a family portrait, Celia and John Lee
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Love at first sight (1873 - 1876) -- An Irish "exile" (1876-1880) -- A political star is born (1880-1882) -- A shooting star burns out (1882 -1886) -- A happy family again? (1887-1889) -- Looking for gold and family matters (1890-1893) -- Settling the boys' future (1893-1894) -- The last journey (1894-1895) -- A royal affair : Jennie and the Prince of Wales (1895-1898) -- Financial worries and career development (1895-1897) -- Financial crisis and a career denied (1898-1899) -- Jennie's work on the Anglo-Saxon Review and the hospital ship the Maine during the Boer War (1898-1902) -- Brothers in arms : war in South Africa (1899-1900) -- Getting on (1900-1906) -- Two brides for two brothers (1907-1908) -- Liberal Britain (1909-1914) -- A world at war : from the Western Front to Gallipoli (1914-1915) -- Seeing it through (1914-1918) -- Postwar Britain (1919-1929) -- From the 'political wilderness to Downing Street (1929-1940) -- Their finest hour (1940-1945) -- The end of it all (1945-1965)
Control code
ocn319495181
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780230618107
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009039972
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)319495181
Label
The Churchills : a family portrait, Celia and John Lee
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- Love at first sight (1873 - 1876) -- An Irish "exile" (1876-1880) -- A political star is born (1880-1882) -- A shooting star burns out (1882 -1886) -- A happy family again? (1887-1889) -- Looking for gold and family matters (1890-1893) -- Settling the boys' future (1893-1894) -- The last journey (1894-1895) -- A royal affair : Jennie and the Prince of Wales (1895-1898) -- Financial worries and career development (1895-1897) -- Financial crisis and a career denied (1898-1899) -- Jennie's work on the Anglo-Saxon Review and the hospital ship the Maine during the Boer War (1898-1902) -- Brothers in arms : war in South Africa (1899-1900) -- Getting on (1900-1906) -- Two brides for two brothers (1907-1908) -- Liberal Britain (1909-1914) -- A world at war : from the Western Front to Gallipoli (1914-1915) -- Seeing it through (1914-1918) -- Postwar Britain (1919-1929) -- From the 'political wilderness to Downing Street (1929-1940) -- Their finest hour (1940-1945) -- The end of it all (1945-1965)
Control code
ocn319495181
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 272 p.
Isbn
9780230618107
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2009039972
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)319495181

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