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The private lives of Winston Churchill

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Published by Simon & Schuster in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prime ministers,
  • Families,
  • Family,
  • Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 453-456) and index.

    StatementJohn Pearson
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA544.9.C5 P365 1992
    The Physical Object
    Pagination476 pages, [16] pages of plates :
    Number of Pages476
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26339705M
    ISBN 100671792164
    ISBN 109780671792169
    OCLC/WorldCa27473896


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