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Mr. Churchill on the peers

Winston S. Churchill

Mr. Churchill on the peers

from a letter to his constituents, November 14th, 1910.

by Winston S. Churchill

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Published by Liberal Publication Dept. in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Great Britain. -- Parliament. -- House of Lords.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1901-1910.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLeaflet -- no. 2358, Pamphlets and leaflets (Liberal Publication Dept. (Great Britain)) -- 1910, Leaflet (Liberal Publication Dept. (Great Britain)) -- no. 2358
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19646824M

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      Churchill's lifelong fascination with secret intelligence is the theme of this riveting book which covers everything from his first encounter with the 'Great Game' on the north-west frontier to.   Churchill acted as he did, because he consciously and deliberately served alien interests from , at the latest, until the end of the war. Winston Churchill was the descendant of a noble family, the son of Lord Randolph Churchill, who was the third son of the seventh duke of Marlborough.

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London: The Liberal Publications Department in connection with the National Liberal Federation and the Liberal Central Association, 1st Edition. Paperback. Here is the scarce first edition, only printing of Churchill's letter to his constituents of 14 November This letter addressed to Sir George Ritchie was published by the Liberal Publication Department as a single-sheet, double.

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A complete list (arranged by date) of Churchill's 43 book-length works in 72 volumes, published over the course of his lifetime () and posthumously. When titles are divided by a slashmark, the second title is the American, the first the English.

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