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Darkest hour : how Churchill brought England back from the brink / Anthony McCarten.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062749512
  • ISBN: 006274951X
  • ISBN: 9780062749529
  • ISBN: 0062749528
  • Physical Description: xii, 316 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : HarperCollins Publishers, [2017]

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General Note: Also published in the United Kingdom in 2017 by Viking, an imprint of Penguin Books.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: In this day-by-day, often hour-by-hour account of how an often Churchill turned Britain around, Anthony McCarten exposes sides of the great man never seen before. He reveals how he practiced and re-wrote his key speeches, from Blood, toil, tears and sweat to We shall fight on the beaches; his consideration of a peace treaty with Nazi Germany, and his underappreciated role in the Dunkirk evacuation; and, above all, how 25 days helped make one man an icon.
Subject: Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965.
Prime ministers > Great Britain > Biography.
World War, 1939-1945 > England.
Great Britain > Politics and government > 1936-1945.
Great Britain > History > 1936-1945.
Genre: Biographies.

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