The Second World War and an Epilogue on the Years 1945 to 1957, (abridged version) by Winston S. Churchill, published by Cassell, 1959. Black hardback with gilt lettering to spine, 1033 pages. Good condition, binding tight. Minor old repair from endpage to title page with sellotape. Slight wear to boards and spine, small stain on back. Some bumping to corners and foxing to page edges.
Abridgement by Denis Kelly of the following volumes composed by Sir Winston Churchill: The Gathering Storm (1919 - May 10, 1940), Their Finest Hour (1940), The Grand Alliance (1941), The Hinge of Fate (1942 - July 1943), Closing the Ring (July 1943 - June 6, 1944), and Triumph and Tragedy (June 6, 1944 - July 25, 1945). The Epilogue is unabridged and was written by Sir Winston Churchill at the beginning of 1957.