The Gathering Storm

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Houghton Mifflin, 1986 - History - 724 pages
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The step-by-step decline into war, with Churchill becoming prime minister as "the tocsin was about to sound."

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Review: The Second World War, Volume 1: The Gathering Storm (The Second World War #1)

User Review  - Glyn Longden - Goodreads

Rating: 7.5/10. The first of Churchhill's six volume history of WW II. Churchill was an excellent writer who documents pretty well everything he writes about. In this book, his warnings about the rise ... Read full review

Review: The Second World War, Volume 1: The Gathering Storm (The Second World War #1)

User Review  - Richard - Goodreads

I've had the goal of reading Winton Churchill's six-volume "History of World War II" for some time. I read and thoroughly enjoyed this first volume, from Mariner Books. These are among the least ... Read full review

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Winston S. Churchill (1874-1965) has been called by historians the man of the twentieth century." Prime Minister of Great Britain (1940-1945), Churchill won the Nobel prize for literature in 1953.

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