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Troublesome young men : the rebels who brought Churchill to power and helped save England / Lynne Olson.

By: Olson, Lynne.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, c2007Edition: 1st ed.Description: 436 p., [8] p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 0374179549 (hardcover : alk. paper); 9780374179540 (hardcover : alk. paper).Subject(s): Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1936-1945 | Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 | Chamberlain, Neville, 1869-1940 | Conservative Party (Great Britain)DDC classification: 941.084
Contents:
"We may be going to die" -- Playing the game -- "Troublesome young men" -- "Dictators are very popular these days" -- "I lack the 'spunk'" -- "Quite simply, he told lies" -- "Our own soul is at stake" -- "'Terrible, unmitigated, unparalleled dishonor'" -- Retribution -- "Waiting for a stirring lead" -- "Here is the testing" -- "Speak for England" -- Playing at war -- "The misery of doing nothing" -- "He is absolutely loyal" -- "Gambling with the life of the nation" -- "'In the name of God, go!" -- "Victory at all costs" -- A question of loyalty -- A son's betrayal.
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Adult non-fiction 941.084 OLS (Browse shelf) 1 Checked out 09/03/2019 31562011899699
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-411) and index.

"We may be going to die" -- Playing the game -- "Troublesome young men" -- "Dictators are very popular these days" -- "I lack the 'spunk'" -- "Quite simply, he told lies" -- "Our own soul is at stake" -- "'Terrible, unmitigated, unparalleled dishonor'" -- Retribution -- "Waiting for a stirring lead" -- "Here is the testing" -- "Speak for England" -- Playing at war -- "The misery of doing nothing" -- "He is absolutely loyal" -- "Gambling with the life of the nation" -- "'In the name of God, go!" -- "Victory at all costs" -- A question of loyalty -- A son's betrayal.

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