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Churchill Speaks 1897-1963 — Collected Speeches in Peace and War - Winston S. Churchill

Windward, 1981, Paperback ..
Condition: Good. A pleasant enough reading copy. Gently faded at the spine. A little rubbed at the edges of the spine and wrappers. Pages lightly age-tanned.

From the cover: “CHURCHILL SPEAKS contains over 300 speeches and extracts-from Churchill’s maiden appearance before the Primrose League in the Jubilee year of Queen Victoria’s reign, through both World Wars, the Cold War and the dismantling of the Empire, to his acceptance of honorary United States citizenship in 1963. The volume is chronologically arranged, with explanatory headnotes, a comprehensive index, and four superb background essays by the editor on the major periods of Churchill’s career:”

  • The Young Tribune: 1897-1914
  • Recovery and Isolation: 1925-1938
  • Eclipse and Revival: 1915-1924
  • A Time of Triumph: 1939-1963

Editor: Robert Rhodes James, M.P.
Size: Trade Paperback (9¼" x 6")
Number of Pages: [XV] 997
ISBN: 0711200920

£13.00 (Now Sold)