The Resource Churchill wanted dead or alive, Celia Sandys

Churchill wanted dead or alive, Celia Sandys

Label
Churchill wanted dead or alive
Title
Churchill wanted dead or alive
Statement of responsibility
Celia Sandys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
". . . Notable for its depiction of young Churchill, warts and all, as a very human character ..."--New York Times"A bestseller in the UK, this portrait of Winston Churchill, written by his granddaughter, unapologetically presents the future prime minister as an action hero in the Boer War. It's rousing reading. Sandy's affection for her grandfather is obvious, but she shows enough of his grandiosity to maintain a reader's trust. ... Sandys is fully aware of the extent to which her grandfather had a finger to the political winds during his exploits: he sought the lim
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
968.04/87
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
S24 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Churchill wanted dead or alive, Celia Sandys
Publication
Note
Originally published in Great Britain by HarperCollins Publishers, 1999
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Gateway -- Preparing for war -- Cruising to a catastrophe -- The station yard -- Knight errant -- The Botha legend -- Into captivity -- The states model school -- Controversy -- Wanted dead or alive -- A soldier again -- A general on Spion Kop -- Into Ladysmith -- A lull in the storm -- Return to Pretoria -- Epilogue: a triumphal progress
Control code
ocn862077775
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First Texas A & M University Press edition
Extent
1 online resource (xxxi, 233 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781622880744
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
1da56df9-03bd-4cf8-8ce1-32bff1c5c5d9
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b2921872x
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)862077775
  • pebcs1461949475

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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