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Winston's war [electronic resource] : Winston Churchill Series, Book 1. Michael Dobbs.

Dobbs, Michael. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781402249204 (electronic bk)
  • ISBN: 9781402249211 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Naperville : Sourcebooks Landmark, 2009.

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Summary, etc.: An intriguing tale of espionage and treason...this is a work to enthrall."—Daily MailMichael Dobbs' thrilling novel about the dawn of World War II, and Winston Churchill's rise to power. It is the dawn of World War II, and Neville Chamberlain believes he has bought "peace for our time" from Adolph Hitler, who has just seized Czechoslovakia's Sudetenland. The English are alarmed by the huge German army, while the soldiers that would defend London don't even have steel helmets. For many, compromise and appeasement seem to be England's best defense. But there are a few leaders who don't agree. Among them is Winston Churchill, who understands that the relentless march of fascism will be democracy's death knell. In October 1938, Churchill pleads his case in the press to the BBC's Guy Burgess. One of these two will become the most revered man of his time, and the other will be known as the greatest of traitors.
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Subject: Fiction.
Historical Fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.

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