The Resource The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill, by William Manchester

The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill, by William Manchester

Label
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill
Title
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill
Statement of responsibility
by William Manchester
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Details the first fifty-eight years of a man whose ambitions and serious flaws made him one of the world's most powerful leaders, placing Churchill's prewar career against the backdrop of the collapse of the British Empire
Related
Title
The last lion: defender of the realm, 1940-1965
Creator
Summary
Details the life and times of Winston Churchill, one of the world's most powerful leaders
Subject
Genre
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice 2012
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10165201
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 941.084/092/4
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
M26 1983
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleStatement
William Manchester
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/titleVariation
  • Defender of the realm, 1940-1965
  • Last lion: William Spencer Churchill: defender of the realm, 1940-1965
Label
The last lion, Winston Spencer Churchill, by William Manchester
Publication
Note
Map on lining papers
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies and indexes
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-CEN
  • HOU-KEN
  • LAN-VML
  • NED-MEH
  • BCL-MAIN
  • BCL-MAIN
  • PAP-MAIN
  • PAP-MAIN
  • PAP-MAIN
  • PAP-MAIN
  • HOU-LOO
  • HOU-MAN
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
vol. 1. Visions of glory, 1874-1932 -- The lion at bay -- Land of hope and glory -- Headwaters, 1874-1895 -- Stream, 1895-1901 -- River, 1901-1914 -- Cataract, 1914-1918 -- Oxbow, 1918-1932 -- vol. 2. Alone, 1932-1940. The lion caged ; A fever over Europe ; Shoals ; Reef ; Undertow ; Vortex ; Surge ; Cataclysm -- v. 3. Defender of the realm : 1940-1965. Lion hunted ; Cyclone : May-December 1940 ; The rapids : January-December 1941 ; Vortex : December 1941-November 1942 ; Crosscurrents : November 1942-December 1943 ; Pilot : December 1943-June 1944 ; Anchorage : June 1944-May 1945 ; Ebb tide : 1945-1955 ; Postscript: 1955-1965
Control code
ocm9154456
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
volumes
Isbn
9780316547703
Lccn
82024972
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, [32] pages of plates, maps
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
u159383
System control number
  • (OCoLC)9154456
  • (Sirsi) a159383

Library Locations

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