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Published: 01 November 2013

336 Pages | 8pp black and white plates

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780199642526

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The Roar of the Lion

The Untold Story of Churchill's World War II Speeches

Richard Toye

  • The full story of Winston Churchill's classic World War II speeches - now told for the first time
  • Overturns the treasured national myth of how Churchill's war-time oratory inspired Britain to victory over Nazi Germany
  • Tells the more intriguing and complex story of how his speeches were really received, both at home and around the world
  • A book that will permanently change the way we think about Churchill's legendary speech-making
  • A must-have for anyone with an interest in Churchill or the history of World War II