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wit & wisdom of Winston Churchill a treasury of more than 1,000 quotations and anecdotes by Winston S. Churchill

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Published by HarperCollins in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965 -- Quotations,
  • Quotations, English,
  • Anecdotes

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 227-[229]) and index.

Other titlesWit and wisdom of Winston Churchill.
Statement[compiled by] James C. Humes ; with a foreword by Richard M. Nixon.
ContributionsHumes, James C.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA566.9.C5 A25 1994
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 234 p. ;
Number of Pages234
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1397821M
ISBN 100060170352
LC Control Number93005360

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