In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War

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Churchill fought the war twice over - as Prime Minister and again as its premier historian. In 1948-54 he published six volumes of memoirs which secured his reputation and shaped our understanding of the conflict to this day. Using the drafts and correspondence for The Second World War, David Reynolds opens our eyes to Churchill the author and to the research 'syndicate' on whom he depended. We see how the memoirs were censored by Whitehall to conceal secrets such as the codebreakers at Bletchley Park, and how Churchill ...

In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War 2007, Basic Books (AZ), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780465003303

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In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War 2005, Random House (NY), New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679457435

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In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War 2005, Penguin Books Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780141019642

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In Command of History: Churchill Fighting and Writing the Second World War 2004, Allen Lane, London

ISBN-13: 9780713998191

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