Stock Image

The Last Lion

Manchester, William

ISBN 10: 0316545031 / ISBN 13: 9780316545037
Published by Little, Brown, 1983
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Northmont Books and Stamps (Farmington Hills., MI, U.S.A.)

AbeBooks Seller Since April 28, 2015 Seller Rating 5-star rating

Quantity Available: 1

Buy Used
Price: US$ 48.00 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 3.00 Within U.S.A. Destination, rates & speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

A good copy. The jacket has some shelfwear and a few small tears at the edges. Size: 6x9. Bookseller Inventory # 003188

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: The Last Lion

Publisher: Little, Brown

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition:Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

About this title

Synopsis:

The first volume in William Manchester's masterful, magnum opus account of Winston Churchill's life. The Last Lion: Visions of Glory follows the first fifty-eight years of Churchill's life--the years that mold him into the man who will become one of the most influential politicians of the twentieth century.

In this, the first volume, Manchester follows Churchill from his birth to 1932, when he began to warn against the re-militarization of Germany. Born of an American mother and the gifted but unstable son of a duke, his childhood was one of wretched neglect. He sought glory on the battlefields of Cuba, Sudan, India, South Africa and the trenches of France. In Parliament he was the prime force behind the creation of Iraq and Jordan, laid the groundwork for the birth of Israel, and negotiated the independence of the Irish Free State. Yet, as Chancellor of the Exchequer he plunged England into economic crisis, and his fruitless attempt to suppress Gandhi's quest for Indian independence brought political chaos to Britain.

Throughout, Churchill learned the lessons that would prepare him for the storm to come, and as the 1930's began, he readied himself for the coming battle against Nazism--an evil the world had never before seen.

From the Publisher:

13 1.5-hour cassettes

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Office building and home storage and operating areas.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Returns are accepted according to the Abebooks Returns Policy. We respond to all inquiries within 2 business days. The company name is Northmont Books and Stamps a dba of Northmont Publishing, Inc. The address is 35375 Northmont, Farmington Hills, Michigan 48331, U.S.A. The E-mail number is: altbkstps@aol.com and the fax number is 248-553-7677. The company's EIN number is 38-2914314. The share capital value is $1(U.S.)


Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express