Clementine : the life of Mrs. Winston Churchill / Sonia Purnell
Book | Viking | 2015

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Description
436 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm
Note
First published in Great Britain under the title First lady: the life and wars of Clementine Churchill by Aurum Press--title page verso.
Summary
A portrait of Winston Churchill's extraordinary wife and her lesser-known role in World War II discusses her relationship with political mentor Eleanor Roosevelt, her role in safeguarding Churchill's health throughout key historical events and her controversial family priorities.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-419) and index.
Contents
The level of events -- More than meets the eye -- The pain and the pride -- I believe in your star -- Married love -- Loss unimaginable -- A country basket -- Temptation and redemption -- A world of accident and storm -- Operation seduction USA -- From FDR to Stalin -- A private line -- Epilogue.
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First lady
Life of Mrs. Winston Churchill
Mrs. Winston Churchill
ISBN
9780525429777 (hardcover)
0525429778 (hardcover)
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