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Churchill.

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWritten and edited by the staff of the New York times.
    SeriesA Bantam extra
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA566.9.C5 N48
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5946137M
    LC Control Number65017780
    OCLC/WorldCa633659

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Noting that Germany was growing more and more bellicose, Churchill began to prepare Great Britain for war: He established the Royal Naval Air Service, modernized the British fleet and helped invent one of the earliest tanks.

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