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The Resource A daughter's tale : the memoir of Winston Churchill's youngest child, by Mary Soames

A daughter's tale : the memoir of Winston Churchill's youngest child, by Mary Soames

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A daughter's tale : the memoir of Winston Churchill's youngest child
Title
A daughter's tale
Title remainder
the memoir of Winston Churchill's youngest child
Statement of responsibility
by Mary Soames
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The youngest daughter of Winston Churchill recalls her childhood spent roaming the family's country estate, her position as one of her father's most trusted companions, and her service as a gunner in the women's auxiliary during World War II
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Soames, Mary
Dewey number
  • 941.084092
  • B
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Soames, Mary
  • Churchill, Winston
  • Churchill, Clementine
  • Soames, Mary
  • Great Britain
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Great Britain
Label
A daughter's tale : the memoir of Winston Churchill's youngest child, by Mary Soames
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Chartwell child -- A widening world -- Sisters and cousins -- Growing up with grown-ups -- Family affairs -- A bright life and a darkening horizon -- Clearing the decks -- A year to remember -- At Chequers -- Decisions...decisions... decisions -- "A soldier's life is terrible hard..." -- Battery life -- An officer and a gentlewoman -- "Subaltern George" -- Testing times -- Doodlebugs -- Paris again -- Europe arise! -- Triumph and disaster -- "Civvy Street"
Control code
BK0010171393
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 356 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780812993332
Lccn
2011037070
Other physical details
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Label
A daughter's tale : the memoir of Winston Churchill's youngest child, by Mary Soames
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Chartwell child -- A widening world -- Sisters and cousins -- Growing up with grown-ups -- Family affairs -- A bright life and a darkening horizon -- Clearing the decks -- A year to remember -- At Chequers -- Decisions...decisions... decisions -- "A soldier's life is terrible hard..." -- Battery life -- An officer and a gentlewoman -- "Subaltern George" -- Testing times -- Doodlebugs -- Paris again -- Europe arise! -- Triumph and disaster -- "Civvy Street"
Control code
BK0010171393
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
viii, 356 p., [32] p. of plates
Isbn
9780812993332
Lccn
2011037070
Other physical details
ill.

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