Willkommen, schön sind Sie da!
Logo Ex Libris

Never Surrender

  • Fester Einband
  • 384 Seiten
(0) Erste Bewertung abgeben
Bewertungen
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
(0)
Alle Bewertungen ansehen
John Kelly is talented popular historian who specializes in narrative history. He is the author of The Graves Are Walking: The Gre... Weiterlesen
CHF 41.50
Auslieferung erfolgt in der Regel innert 3 Wochen.
Bestellung & Lieferung in eine Filiale möglich

Beschreibung

Autorentext
John Kelly is talented popular historian who specializes in narrative history. He is the author of The Graves Are Walking: The Great Famine and the Saga of the Irish People, The Great Mortality: An Intimate History of the Black Death, The Most Devastating Plague of all Time, Three On The Edge, and more. Kelly lives in New York City and Sandisfield, Massachusetts.

Zusammenfassung
Drawing on the War Cabinet papers, other government documents, private diaries, newspaper accounts, and memoirs,Never Surrender tells the story of summer of 1940, the summer of the 'Supreme Question' of whether or not the British were to surrender to the impending threat of Hitler's invasion. The events, individuals, and institutions that influenced the War Cabinet's deliberations offer a panoramic view of the summer of 1940. Impressive in scope but attentive to detail, Kelly takes readers from the battlefield to Parliament, to the government ministries, to the British high command, to the desperate Anglo-French conference in Paris and London, to the American embassy in London,

and to life with the ordinary Britons.

Bringing vividly to life one of the most heroic moments of the twentieth century and intimately portraying some of its largest players - Churchill, Lord Halifax, FDR, Joe Kennedy, Hitler, Stalin and others - Never Surrenderis a character-driven narrative of a crucial period in World War II history and the men and women who shaped it.

Produktinformationen

Titel: Never Surrender
Autor:
EAN: 9781471128738
ISBN: 978-1-4711-2873-8
Format: Fester Einband
Herausgeber: Simon & Schuster Ltd
Genre: Geschichte
Anzahl Seiten: 384
Gewicht: 588g
Größe: H165mm x B276mm x T32mm
Jahr: 2015