(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection @ Militaryhistorybooks.com ) from Military History Books

New Arrivals

No cover image available

CHURCHILL AS WAR LEADER: RIGHT OR WRONG

by Richard A Lamb

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780747514855
Item Price
£5.94

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Churchill's extraordinary qualities as a war leader meant that his decisions often changed the course of history. But to what extent did he attempt to cover up tactical or political blunders? Lamb examines secrets unmentioned in Churchill's own war histories and in many biographies. This is a critical examination of the operations… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£5.94
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) The popular story of Churchill's war-time rhetoric is a simple one: the British people were energized and inspired by his speeches, which were almost universally admired and played an important role in the ultimate victory over Nazi Germany. The author now challenges this and using survey evidence and the diaries of ordinary… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.91
No cover image available

WINSTON CHURCHILL

by Henry Pelling

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9781840222180
Item Price
£8.91

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Previous owner name on endpaper. Originally published in Churchill's Centennial Year, this is a single volume biography that encompasses the whole of Churchill's 90 year life as a journalist, politician, soldier, painter, and war leader. This is the revised edition, with an introduction to the second edition surveying work relating to Churchill… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.91
No cover image available

FORMER NAVAL PERSON: WINSTON CHURCHILL AND THE ROYAL NAVY

by Vice-Admiral Sir Peter Gretton KCB,DSO,OBE,DSC

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780304931606
Item Price
£11.88

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Previous owner signature on endpaper. A detailed and well researched account of Churchill's involvement with the Royal navy, it's problems and the difficulties he encountered in reform and reconstruction. He was appointed First Lord in 1911 remaining until he resigned from government in 1915. During that time he made many advances including… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.88
No cover image available

THE DAWN OF LIBERATION

by Right Honorable W S Churchill CH.MP and Compiled by Charles Eade

Seller
Military History Books
Item Price
£8.91

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Blue boards rubbed with 3inch gouge on front cover. History Library stamp on endpaper. Foxing on edges and first few pages. The speeches and statements of Winston Churchill during 1944. A wide-ranging selection including the fate of the Italian Fleet, War Decorations, the Invasion of France, Flying Bombs, Answers in the House… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.91
No cover image available

CHURCHILL'S DECEPTION

by Louis C. Kilzer

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780671767228
Item Price
£14.85

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) An investigation as to how Churchill persuaded Hitler that Britain would make peace with Germany, and so persuaded him to attack Russia (Published: 1994) (Publisher: Simon & Schuster (US)) (ISBN: 0671767224) (Pagination: 320pp, illustrations) (Condition: Very good in d/w) UL-XXXXXX
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.85
No cover image available

WINSTON CHURCHILL WIT AND WISDOM

by Winston Churchill

Seller
Military History Books
Item Price
£11.88

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Small pocket book in red and black faux leather with gilt titles and pattern. near fine condition. No publication date. A selection from Winston Churchill's works and speeches, with an introduction by Jack House. (Publisher: Heron Books) (Pagination: 149pp) (Condition: ) UL-XXXXXX
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.88
No cover image available

CHURCHILL AND AMERICA

by Martin Gilbert

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780743275545
Item Price
£14.85

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Born to an American mother, Churchill spent his whole life in thrall to the power and potential of the United States, with his affection and respect reaching its apogee during his crucial bilaterals with President Roosevelt at the height of the Second World War. Tracing his relationship with America from birth to… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.85
No cover image available

CHURCHILL BY HIS CONTEMPORARIES

by Editor Charles Eade

Seller
Military History Books
Item Price
£7.42

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) A collection of 39 accounts by those who knew him relating to their connection to him in his many roles, political, personal and cultural. They include his role as a political opponent by Emanuel Shinwell, as a novelist by Sir Compton Mackenzie, Churchill and the Empire by Sir Evelyn Wrench, the Orator… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£7.42
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) This volume contains many rare and unpublished photographs of Churchill throughout his military and political career. (Published: 2011) (Publisher: Pen & Sword) (ISBN: 9781848841680) (Pagination: 112pp illustrations) (Condition: Very good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£8.91
No cover image available

WHAT I SAID ABOUT THE PRESS

by Randolph S. Churchill

Seller
Military History Books
Item Price
£74.24

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) A collectible volume which has been signed by the author Randolph Spencer Churchill, the son of Sir Winston Churchill. It is dedicated to Mr. Gerald Gardiner QC who served as Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain from 1964 to 1970. The book is primarily an account of the author's successful 1956 action… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£74.24
No cover image available

CHURCHILL IN HIS OWN WORDS

by Richard Langworth Editor

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780091918521
Item Price
£29.70

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Winston Churchill was one of the 20th century's most charismatic and controversial figures. He escaped from a POW camp in the Boer War, was a Nobel Prize-winning author and twice prime minister of The United Kingdom. He is best remembered as the astute and powerful orator who inspired a battered Britain to… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£29.70
No cover image available

INTO BATTLE

by Winston Spencer Churchill and Randolph Churchill

Seller
Military History Books
Item Price
£11.88

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) The speeches of Winston Churchill from May 1938 to November 1940, compiled by by his son, Randolph Churchill. (Published: 1941) (Publisher: Cassell) (Pagination: 313pp, frontis) (Condition: Foxing at page edges and endpapers, otherwise good in blue boards) UL-XXXXXX
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.88
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Churchill's childhood ambition was to be a soldier. In 1895, at the age of 21, he was commissioned into the Fourth Queen's Own Hussars. Two years later he saw action on the Northwest Frontier of India, and in 1898 took part in the last cavalry charge of the British Army at the… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£17.82
No cover image available

CHURCHILL 1940-1945: UNDER FRIENDLY FIRE

by Walter Reid

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9781843410447
Item Price
£11.88

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Churchill's account of relations with his allies and associates was sanitised for the historical record and has been accepted uncritically. In reality he had to battle with the Chief of the Imperial General Staff, the other Generals, Tory backbenchers and the War Cabinet, de Gaulle and the Free French and, above all,… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.88
No cover image available

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) The author based his work on the life and times of Winston Churchill and especially focuses on his rise to power from 1935 onwards. He analyses the traits that Churchill exhibited in leadership. (Published: 1997) (Publisher: Minerva Associates) (ISBN: 1861064209) (Pagination: 402pp) (Condition: Good in card covers) UL-XXXXXX
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.85
No cover image available

THE ISLAND RACE

by Winston Churchill and Timothy Baker (Editor)

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780863501135
Item Price
£14.85

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) An abridgement of the four volumes of a History of the English Speaking Peoples published in 1964. A narrative history of the British Isles from the Roman Invasion to Victorian times. (Published: 1985) (Publisher: Webb & Bower Publishers) (ISBN: 0863501133) (Pagination: Large Format 310pp illustrations.) (Condition: Green Boards rubbed Good) UL-XXXXXX
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.85
No cover image available

CLEMENTINE CHURCHILL: BY HER DAUGHTER

by Mary Soames

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780304303212
Item Price
£14.85

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Clementine, Lady Spencer-Churchill, was married to Sir Winston for 57 years. He trusted her completely and she was a valuable counsellor and companion. This major biography has been written by her youngest daughter with affection and candour. (Published: 1979) (Publisher: Cassell) (ISBN: 0304303216) (Pagination: 556pp ills.) (Condition: Faded spine ow vg in… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.85
No cover image available

CHURCHILL: WANTED DEAD OR ALIVE

by Celia Sandys

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780002570176
Item Price
£14.85

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Churchill was a war correspondent for the Morning Post during the Boer War. Two weeks after his arrival in Cape Town whilst on board an armoured train in enemy occupied territory, he was ambushed and taken as a prisoner of war to Pretoria. He made a daring escape and was spirited across… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£14.85
No cover image available

CHURCHILL AS WAR LEADER

by Richard A Lamb

Seller
Military History Books
ISBN
9780881849370
Item Price
£11.88

Show Details

Description:
(Subject: Political & Biographies - Churchill Collection) Churchill's extraordinary qualities as a war leader meant that his decisions often changed the course of history. But to what extent did he attempt to cover up tactical or political blunders? Lamb examines secrets unmentioned in Churchill's own war histories and in many biographies. This is a critical examination of the operations… Read more
Add to Wishlist
Item Price
£11.88