U.K. Prime Ministers
epub |eng | 2018-11-13 | Author:Groom, Winston [Groom, Winston]

Across the sea, corpses in the waters Across the mountains, corpses in the fields I shall die only for the Emperor I shall never look back.21 In Washington, Roosevelt was ...
( Category: World War II July 8,2020 )
epub |eng | 2012-04-30 | Author:Singer, Barry [Singer, Barry]

CIGARS A fascinating and largely unknown facet of Churchill’s enforced economization program in the 1930s involved cigars. Churchill’s expensive taste in cigars had always run to Cubanos, with Romeo y ...
( Category: U.S. Presidents July 5,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2013-10-22 | Author:Emil Ludwig

(From the " Corpus Imaginum " of the Photographic Society, Charlottenburg.) Napoleon as Emperor. Painting by Vigneux. Count Primoli Collection. BOOK FOUR THE SEA It is essential that this man ...
( Category: U.K. Prime Ministers April 4,2020 )
epub |eng | 2008-03-14 | Author:Carlo D'Este

The last British soldier at Dunkirk the morning of June 3, 1940, was an aristocratic, unflappable Guards officer in charge of the British rear guard. Major General Harold Alexander, best ...
( Category: World War I March 28,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:C. Brian Kelly

Based upon King’s Cliffe Remembered, 20th Fighter Group Association, 1988. Only Harry TOM, DICK, AND HARRY WERE THEIR names. Only a relative few of the men residing at Stalag Luft ...
( Category: World War II March 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-26 | Author:Nile Gardiner, Stephen Thompson

( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism March 13,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-03-13 | Author:Jesse Norman [Jesse Norman]

PART TWO Thought SIX Reputation, Reason and the Enlightenment Project IN THE 200-ODD YEARS since his death Burke’s reputation has followed a great arc. It rose steadily throughout the nineteenth ...
( Category: Conservatism & Liberalism February 27,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:David Stafford

S U M M E R ELEVEN ‘WHERE ARE WE GOING IN EUROPE?’ Ireland was burning, the miners were striking, and the dole queues lengthening. But the annual rituals of ...
( Category: U.K. Prime Ministers February 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-10 | Author:David Stafford [Stafford, David]

S U M M E R ELEVEN ‘WHERE ARE WE GOING IN EUROPE?’ Ireland was burning, the miners were striking, and the dole queues lengthening. But the annual rituals of ...
( Category: U.K. Prime Ministers November 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-25 | Author:Celia Sandys

Having read in Haldane’s diary how Brockie railed against Churchill after the escape, I thought I would approach Brockie’s family for an explanation. It seems that any resentment on Brockie’s ...
( Category: U.K. Prime Ministers April 21,2019 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2011-08-04 | Author:Richard Toye [Toye, Richard]

IV Menzies was no lone critic, however. The war was not going well and Churchill had to work constantly to maintain his position in Parliament. The German invasion of the ...
( Category: Great Britain January 6,2016 )
epub |eng | 2005-12-19 | Author:Churchill; The Unexpected Hero

SIX The Making of a Hero, 1939–1945 On 15 March 1939 German troops marched into Prague and the Czechoslovak state ceased to exist. The moral case for the Munich agreement––that ...
( Category: Great Britain December 20,2015 )
mobi |eng | 2005-01-13 | Author:Paul Addison

So long frustrated, the two great ambitions of Churchill’s youth–to be a military hero and a hero of democracy––had come together in a blaze of glory in his sixty–sixth year. ...
( Category: Great Britain December 20,2015 )
epub |eng | 2013-02-28 | Author:Michael Shelden [Shelden, Michael]

XVIII SOUND AND FURY The tall, creamy stucco house at one end of Eccleston Square—Number 33—was in a quiet part of London in those days, a leafy enclave tucked between ...
( Category: Great Britain November 1,2015 )
mobi, epub, azw3 |eng | 2013-11-10 | Author:Gillian Shephard

From the very start, she had steadily built up an enviable reputation among colleagues from all parties. Her maiden speech was unique, for she used it to introduce her own ...
( Category: U.K. Prime Ministers April 5,2015 )