The splendid and the vile : a saga of Churchill, family, and defiance during the blitz / Erik Larson.
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|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Bethlehem Main Library||940.542 L329s 14 CDs (Text)||33062009282303||New Audio Book CD Non-Fiction||Checked Out||07/17/2020|
- ISBN: 9780593167168
- ISBN: 0593167163
- Physical Description: 14 audio discs (17 1/2 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
- Edition: Unabridged.
- Publisher: [New York] : Penguin Random House, 
|Participant or Performer Note:||
Read by John Lee, with a note read by the author.
On Winston Churchill's first day as prime minister, Adolf Hitler invaded Holland and Belgium. Poland and Czechoslovakia had already fallen, and the Dunkirk evacuation was just two weeks away. For the next twelve months, Hitler would wage a relentless bombing campaign, killing 45,000 Britons. It was up to Churchill to hold his country together and persuade President Franklin Roosevelt that Britain was a worthy ally, and willing to fight to the end.
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