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When lions roar : the Churchills and the Kennedys, Thomas Maier

Label
When lions roar : the Churchills and the Kennedys
Title
When lions roar
Title remainder
the Churchills and the Kennedys
Statement of responsibility
Thomas Maier
Title variation
Churchills and the Kennedys
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A far-reaching history of the intertwined personal and public lives of the Churchills and the Kennedys discusses their respective family views, how they overcame bitter differences to unite against Hitler and the enduring influence of their collaborations
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maier, Thomas
Dewey number
941.084092/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DA566.9.C5
LC item number
M235 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Churchill family
  • Kennedy family
  • Churchill family
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Kennedy family
  • Kennedy, John F.
  • Churchill
  • Kennedy
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Families
  • Friendship
  • International relations
  • Politics and government
  • Great Britain
  • United States
Label
When lions roar : the Churchills and the Kennedys, Thomas Maier
Link
http://www.crownpublishing.com
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 725-749) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I : Dynasty and empire -- Overture : "the special relationship" -- A troublesome boy -- Speaking engagements -- Love and friendships -- A man on the make -- Across the Atlantic -- The deal -- The king of Wall Street -- Pt. II : Family fortunes -- The sons of great men -- Menace on the horizon -- London calling -- Astor place -- The Kennedy women -- The desire to please -- Breach of faith -- The cross and double-cross -- The last dance -- While America slept -- We shall fight -- A spy in their midst -- Grace under fire -- Crash landing -- Pt. III : Wartime -- The house of Churchill bears a son -- New alliances -- "The masters of our fate" -- Replacements -- The Churchill club -- "His heart's desire" -- Stratagems of hell -- Tests of faith -- Love among the ruins -- Victory and defeat -- Pt. IV : Making peace -- Feeling the heat -- The coldest war -- Circles of friends -- Warrior historians -- Great contemporaries -- Winners and losers -- Black knights on a chessboard -- Friends in high places -- Meetings at sea -- In their own image -- Arms to parley -- Mending fences -- The enemy within -- After the ball -- The best and worst of days -- Thoughts that lie too deep -- The once and future king
Control code
ocn881386149
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 767 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307956798
Lccn
2014007201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881386149
Label
When lions roar : the Churchills and the Kennedys, Thomas Maier
Link
http://www.crownpublishing.com
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 725-749) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I : Dynasty and empire -- Overture : "the special relationship" -- A troublesome boy -- Speaking engagements -- Love and friendships -- A man on the make -- Across the Atlantic -- The deal -- The king of Wall Street -- Pt. II : Family fortunes -- The sons of great men -- Menace on the horizon -- London calling -- Astor place -- The Kennedy women -- The desire to please -- Breach of faith -- The cross and double-cross -- The last dance -- While America slept -- We shall fight -- A spy in their midst -- Grace under fire -- Crash landing -- Pt. III : Wartime -- The house of Churchill bears a son -- New alliances -- "The masters of our fate" -- Replacements -- The Churchill club -- "His heart's desire" -- Stratagems of hell -- Tests of faith -- Love among the ruins -- Victory and defeat -- Pt. IV : Making peace -- Feeling the heat -- The coldest war -- Circles of friends -- Warrior historians -- Great contemporaries -- Winners and losers -- Black knights on a chessboard -- Friends in high places -- Meetings at sea -- In their own image -- Arms to parley -- Mending fences -- The enemy within -- After the ball -- The best and worst of days -- Thoughts that lie too deep -- The once and future king
Control code
ocn881386149
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xv, 767 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780307956798
Lccn
2014007201
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)881386149

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