Churchill: the prophetic statesman

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"Perhaps it is a cliche that a politician thinks of the next election and a statesman of the next generation, yet my grandfather found merit in the maxim. He had known leaders he esteemed as the greatest of statesmen...Churchill, however, was the leader he admired above all...In hundreds of studies of Churchill, no one else, remarkably enough, has focused on Churchill's predictions and prophecies. James Humes has produced a book that is unique as well as necessary for an understanding of statesmanship." --David Eisenhower, author and senior fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute
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title Churchill : the prophetic statesman
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topic Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965, Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965 Quotations, Electronic books, Great Britain Politics and government 20th century, Orators Great Britain Biography, Prime ministers Great Britain Biography
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