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If - It Had Happened Otherwise

If - It Had Happened Otherwise

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If - It Had Happened Otherwise

by Winston Churchill and 10 others

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London: Longmans, Green and Co, 1932. Reissue Sept. 1932. Very Good+/Very Good+. If It Had Happened Otherwise is a 1931 collection of essays, edited by J C Squire Each essay in the collection could be considered alternate history or conterfactual history, a few written by leading historians of the period and one by Winston Churchill The essays cover important events in history and speculate on what might have happened if their outcomes had been different Churchill's contribution was "If Lee Had Not Won the Battle of Gettysburg"

A contemporary very light ink presentation inscription on the front pastedown The fore-edge is slightly spotted Original cloth, lightly soiled and faded but otherwise no marks or damage at all The unclipped dust jacket has minor edge chipping and a 1" closed tear at the bottom of the jacket spine Overall a tight and crisp example 8vo NOT ex-library
This is an early reissue, published the year after the 1931 original A very scarce Churchill work in any edition, and especially with dust jacket and in such excellent condition vii, 289 pp.

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Stanley Louis Remarkable Books (IOBA) US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
AA1597
Title
If - It Had Happened Otherwise
Author
Winston Churchill and 10 others
Book Condition
Used - Very Good+
Jacket Condition
Very Good+
Quantity Available
1
Edition
Reissue Sept. 1932
Publisher
Longmans, Green and Co
Place of Publication
London
Date Published
1932
Weight
0.00 lbs
Keywords
churchill

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