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The wisdom of Winston Churchill being a selection of aphorisms, reflections, precepts, maxims, epigrams, paradoxes, and opinions from his parliamentary and public speeches, 1900-1955 by Winston S. Churchill

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Published by Allen & Unwin in London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by F.B. Czarnomski.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA566.9.C5 A29
The Physical Object
Pagination427 p.
Number of Pages427
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6215771M
LC Control Number56059232
OCLC/WorldCa931526

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