The Patriot's Churchill: An inspiring collection of Churchill's finest words

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9780091920036: The Patriot's Churchill: An inspiring collection of Churchill's finest words

Churchill's wise words about the love of country have rallied nations and made Churchill our greatest national hero. The Patriot's Churchill shows Sir Winston's view of the British way by emphasizing his precepts of collegiality and friendship toward political opponents, magnanimity in victories, and wry reflections after defeats. This is a selection of the best Churchill quotations about Britain gleaned from books, articles, speeches, private papers and conversations, compiled with the assistance or scholars, family members and those who knew him. His belief in the strength, courage and moral fibre of the British was always reflected in the poetic cadence of his rousing words.

'Never give in, never, never, never, never-in nothing, great or small, large or petty-never give in except to convictions of honour and good sense.'

'We shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be, we shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender'

'Today we may say aloud before an awe-struck world, "We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.'

'In a long and varied life I have constantly watched and tried to measure the moods and inspirations of the British people. There is no foe they will not face. There is no hardship they cannot endure.'

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Churchill's greatest moments

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Richard M Langworth has been editor since 1982 of The Churchill Centre's journal Finest Hour and its other publications, and author of A Connoisseur's Guide to the Books of Sir Winston Churchill. He founded The Churchill Centre in 1968, was its president from 1990 to 1999, and has been chairman of its Board of Trustees since 2000.

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Langworth, Richard
Editore: Ebury Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 0091920035 ISBN 13: 9780091920036
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Descrizione libro Ebury Press, 2011. Hardcover. Condizione libro: New. Condizione sovraccoperta: New. 1st Edition. New hardback,in new d/j.2011.178pp. Codice libro della libreria 12358

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