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The Resource The Churchills : in love and war, Mary S. Lovell

The Churchills : in love and war, Mary S. Lovell

Label
The Churchills : in love and war
Title
The Churchills
Title remainder
in love and war
Statement of responsibility
Mary S. Lovell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Portrays English family that gave the world Winston Churchill, describing generations of ancestors who were womanizers but also military leaders all saddled with the upkeep of the family palace, Blenheim
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 941.084092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
L69 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
The Churchills : in love and war, Mary S. Lovell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain under the title The Churchills : a family at the heart of history from the Duke of Marlborough to Winston Churchill"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1650/1750 'thou art a rascal, John Churchill' -- 1850/74 Randolph and Jennie -- 1874/5 the birth of Winston -- 1875/80 a dysfunctional family -- 1880/7 a career thrown away -- 1887/95 Lilian's millions -- 1892/5 Consuelo, the dollar princess -- 1895/9 the unhappy duchess -- 1896/9 looking for trouble -- 1899/1900 national hero! -- 1900/4 the Young Lion -- 1904/7 my darling Clementine -- 1907/8 couples -- 1908/14 the next generation -- 1914/16 a fall from power -- 1917/21 the armistice and after -- 1921/4 black times -- 1921/31 the twenties -- 1932/7 changes at Blenheim -- 1938/9 towards Armageddon -- 1939/40 'but you don't know me' -- 1941/4 the long slog -- 1943/5 weathering the storm -- 1945/51 the aftermath -- 1952/5 a new era -- 1955/63 safe harbour -- 1963/78 crossing the bar
Control code
ocn668194887
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xii, 624 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393062304
Lccn
2011002992
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)668194887
Label
The Churchills : in love and war, Mary S. Lovell
Publication
Note
"Originally published in Great Britain under the title The Churchills : a family at the heart of history from the Duke of Marlborough to Winston Churchill"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
1650/1750 'thou art a rascal, John Churchill' -- 1850/74 Randolph and Jennie -- 1874/5 the birth of Winston -- 1875/80 a dysfunctional family -- 1880/7 a career thrown away -- 1887/95 Lilian's millions -- 1892/5 Consuelo, the dollar princess -- 1895/9 the unhappy duchess -- 1896/9 looking for trouble -- 1899/1900 national hero! -- 1900/4 the Young Lion -- 1904/7 my darling Clementine -- 1907/8 couples -- 1908/14 the next generation -- 1914/16 a fall from power -- 1917/21 the armistice and after -- 1921/4 black times -- 1921/31 the twenties -- 1932/7 changes at Blenheim -- 1938/9 towards Armageddon -- 1939/40 'but you don't know me' -- 1941/4 the long slog -- 1943/5 weathering the storm -- 1945/51 the aftermath -- 1952/5 a new era -- 1955/63 safe harbour -- 1963/78 crossing the bar
Control code
ocn668194887
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st American ed.
Extent
xii, 624 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780393062304
Lccn
2011002992
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)668194887

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