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Marlborough; his life and times

Winston S. Churchill

Marlborough; his life and times

by Winston S. Churchill

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Published by C. Scribner"s Sons in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722,
    • Great Britain -- History -- 1660-1714

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography at end of each volume except v. 1 and 3.

      Statementby the Right Honourable Winston S. Churchill ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA462.M3 C45
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 v.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6297216M
      LC Control Number33032241
      OCLC/WorldCa769250

      His smaller campaigns were equally crowned by fortune. He never rode off any field except as a victor." (Marlborough: His Life and Times, Volume I, p.3) Churchill's monumental biography of his great ancestor, John Churchill, the first Duke of Marlborough, was initially conceived a full 40 years before publication of the fourth and final volume.   Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Marlborough; his life and times by Cited by: 3.

      Marlborough: His Life and Times was a panegyric [1] biography written by Winston Churchill about John Churchill, 1st Duke of ill was a descendant of the duke. [2]The book comprises four volumes, the first of which appeared in October ( pages, , words) with subsequent volumes in , and Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book Two by Winston S. Churchill University of Chicago Press, Cloth: | Paper: Library of .

        In early October , Winston Churchill published the first volume of Marlborough: His Life and one-million-word book, published in four volumes between and , took him as long to research and write as it took Marlborough himself to fight the War of the Spanish Succession.. Churchill told the story of his ancestor in beautiful Augustan Age prose, but also discovered new. The first Duke of Marlborough during his life and afterwards was a controversial figure that tended to be seen in a rather bad light by history until Winston S. Churchill set about to fully rehabilitate the English/British general and statesman. Marlborough: His Life and Times (Book One) contains the first two volumes of Churchill's four volume 5/5(1).


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The political and military life of John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough, reached both its zenith and low in some of the most turbulent times of both Great Britain and Europe. Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book Two combines the third and fourth volumes of Sir Winston Churchills much heralded biography of his ancestor covering the last 17 years /5.

Marlborough book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Abridged and with an introduction by Henry Steele Commager. Marlborough book. Read 14 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. I finally have finished the four volumes of “Marlborough, His Life and Times” by Winston Spencer Churchill/5.

Sir Winston S. Churchill ( ), one of the most famous political figures of the twentieth century, was also a distinguished historian and biographer. Among his many books are A History of the English-Speaking Peoples (in four volumes), The World Crisis, (two volumes), and The Second World War (six volumes).He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in Brand: University of Chicago Press.

Buy Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book 1 New edition by Churchill, Winston S (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(30). His Life and Times, Book Two. Author: Winston Churchill; Publisher: University of Chicago Press ISBN: Category: Biography & Autobiography Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» "It is my hope to recall this great shade from the past, and not only invest him with his panoply, but make him living and intimate to modern eyes."—from the preface to Volume One John Churchill, the Duke.

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This first volume covers Marlborough's story up to the death of William III. It is a substantial pages with 35 illustrations, 14 maps and plans, and 8 document facsimiles.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.4/5(9).Marlborough: His Life and Times (Book One) gives an in-depth look at the second half of the 17th century and the early part of the War of Spanish Succession through the life of John Churchill, the first Duke of Marlborough.

Winston Churchill writes engagingly and makes a full picture of events that leaves the reader in no doubt the facts /5(1). Marlborough also bequeathed the world another great British military strategist and diplomat—his descendant, Winston S.

Churchill, who wrote this book to redeem Marlborough's reputation from Macaulay's million words long and ten years in the making, Churchill's Marlborough stands as both a literary and historical masterpiece 5/5(2).