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Churchill's empire

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Churchill's image is as an imperial die-hard, implacably opposed to colonial freedom. However, his relationship to Empire is far more complex and ambigious. Written by the acclaimed young historian Richard Toye, this absorbing book is the first to provide a comprehensive account of Churchill's lifelong involvement with Empire, from his childhood schooldays to his final premiership in the 1950s. Combining a lightness of touch and surprising detail with expert and insightful hypotheses, and drawing upon a wealth of published and unpublished evidence - from private diaries to African war poetry - Churchill's Empire provides a vivid and dynamic account of a remarkable man and an extraordinary era. This is a first edition, first printing, with dust jacket in very good condition.

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Author(s):
Richard Toye
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st edition, 1st printing
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0230703844
ISBN-13:
9780230703841
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Macmillan
Title:
Churchill's Empire

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Churchill's image is as an imperial die-hard, implacably opposed to colonial freedom. However, his relationship to Empire is far more complex and ambigious. Written by the acclaimed young historian Richard Toye, this absorbing book is the first to provide a comprehensive account of Churchill's lifelong involvement with Empire, from his childhood schooldays to his final premiership in the 1950s. Combining a lightness of touch and surprising detail with expert and insightful hypotheses, and drawing upon a wealth of published and unpublished evidence - from private diaries to African war poetry - Churchill's Empire provides a vivid and dynamic account of a remarkable man and an extraordinary era. This is a first edition, first printing, with dust jacket in very good condition.

Added value:
dust jacket not price clipped
Author(s):
Richard Toye
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1st edition, 1st printing
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0230703844
ISBN-13:
9780230703841
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Macmillan
Title:
Churchill's Empire

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