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Author Wrigley, Chris.

Title Winston Churchill : a biographical companion / Chris Wrigley.

Published Santa Barbara, Calif. : ABC-CLIO, 2002.

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 UniM Bail  941.084092 CHUR/WRIG    AVAILABLE
Physical description xxvi, 367 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
Series ABC-CLIO biographical companions.
ABC-CLIO biographical companion.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Winston Churchill: A Biographical Companion 1 -- Abbey Division of Westminster By-Election (1924) 1 -- Abdication Crisis (1936) 2 -- Addison, Christopher (Viscount Addison of Stallingborough, 1869-1951) 3 -- Adenauer, Konrad (1876-1967) 5 -- Admiralty, First Lord of (1911-1915) 6 -- Admiralty, First Lord of (1939-1940) 9 -- Agadir (July 1911) 11 -- Air, Secretary of State for (1919-1921) 11 -- Alcohol 12 -- Aldershot 13 -- Alexander, Albert Victor (1885-1965) 14 -- Alexander of Tunis, Field Marshal Earl the Honorable Harold Rupert Leofric George (1891-1969) 15 -- Amery, Leopold Charles Maurice Stennett (1873-1955) 16 -- Anderson, Sir John (Viscount Waverley, 1882-1958) 18 -- Antwerp 19 -- Appeasement 21 -- Ashley, Maurice Percy (1907-1994) 22 -- Asquith, Herbert Henry (First Earl of Oxford and Asquith, 1852-1928) 23 -- Asquith, Margot (Countess of Oxford and Asquith, 1864-1945) 26 -- Astor, Lady Nancy Witcher Langhorne (1879-1964) 27 -- Atlantic Charter (August 1941) 29 -- Atomic Bomb 30 -- Attlee, Clement Richard (First Earl Attlee, 1883-1967) 32 -- Auchinleck, Field Marshal Sir Claude John Eyre (1884-1981) 35 -- Aviation (1909-1919) 36 -- Baldwin, Stanley (Earl Baldwin of Bewdley, 1867-1947) 39 -- Balfour, Arthur James, First Earl (1848-1930) 41 -- Bangalore 44 -- Barnes, George Nicholl (1859-1940) 45 -- Battenberg, Prince Louis Alexander of (First Marquess of Milford Haven, 1854-1921) 46 -- Battle of Britain (1940) 47 -- BBC (British Broadcasting Corporation) 47 -- Beatty, David (Earl, 1871-1936) 48 -- Beaverbrook, Lord (William Maxwell Aitken, 1879-1964) 49 -- Benn, Tony (Anthony Wedgwood Benn, 1925-) 53 -- Berlin, Sir Isaiah (1909-1997) 54 -- Berlin Blockade (June 1948-May 1949) 56 -- Bermuda Conference (December 1953) 56 -- Berners, Lord (Gerald Hugh Tyrwhitt, 1883-1950) 58 -- Bertie, Lady Gwendeline Theresa Mary (1885-1941) 58 -- Bevan, Aneurin (1897-1960) 59 -- Beveridge, Sir William (1872-1963) 60 -- Bevin, Ernest (1881-1951) 61 -- Bibesco, Princess Elizabeth Charlotte Lucy (1897-1945) 63 -- Birdwood, Field Marshal Lord William Riddell (1865-1951) 64 -- Birkenhead, Earl of (Frederick Edwin Smith, 1872-1930) 65 -- Black and Tans (1919-1922) 66 -- Bladon 67 -- Blenheim Palace 68 -- Board of Trade, President of (1908-1910) 68 -- Boer War (1899-1902) 69 -- Bonar Law, Andrew (1858-1923) 70 -- Bonham Carter, Lady Violet (Baroness Asquith of Yarnbury, 1887-1969) 72 -- Boothby, Robert John Graham (Lord Boothby, 1900-1986) 74 -- Botha, Louis (1862-1919) 75 -- Bracken, Brendan (1901-1958) 76 -- Bridges, Edward Ettingdene (Baron, 1892-1969) 79 -- Brodrick, William St. John Freemantle (Earl of Midleton, 1856-1942) 80 -- Brook, Norman Craven (Lord Normanbrook, 1902-1967) 81 -- Brooke, Field Marshal Sir Alan (Viscount Alanbrooke, 1883-1963) 82 -- Brooke, Rupert (1887-1915) 84 -- Brownrigg, Rear Admiral Sir Douglas Egremont Robert (1867-1939) 85 -- Burns, John Elliott (1858-1943) 86 -- Butler, Richard Austen ("Rab") (Baron Butler of Saffron Walden, 1902-1982) 88 -- Buxton, Sydney Charles (Earl Buxton, 1853-1934) 89 -- Cadogan, Sir Alexander Montagu George (1884-1968) 93 -- Cairo Conference (November 1943) 94 -- Campbell-Bannerman, Sir Henry (1836-1908) 95 -- Cartland, John Ronald Hamilton (1907-1940) 96 -- Casablanca Conference (January 1943) 97 -- Cassel, Sir Ernest Joseph (1852-1921) 98 -- Cecil, Lord Edgar Algernon Robert Gascoyne (Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, 1864-1958) 99 -- Cecil, Lord Hugh Richard Heathcote (Baron Quickswood, 1869-1956) 100 -- Chamberlain, (Arthur) Neville (1869-1940) 101 -- Chamberlain, Joseph (1836-1914) 103 -- Chamberlain, Joseph Austen (1863-1937) 105 -- Chanak 107 -- Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (1915) 108 -- Chancellor of the Exchequer (1924-1929) 108 -- Chartwell Manor 109 -- Churchill, Clarissa (Countess of Avon, 1920-) 111 -- Churchill, Clementine (Lady Spencer-Churchill, 1885-1977) 112 -- Churchill, Diana Spencer (1909-1963) 115 -- Churchill, John Strange Spencer ("Jack") (1880-1947) 117 -- Churchill, Lady Randolph (1854-1921) 118 -- Churchill, Lord Randolph Henry Spencer (1849-1895) 122 -- Churchill, Marigold Frances (1918-1921) 123 -- Churchill, Mary (Lady Mary Soames, 1922-) 123 -- Churchill, Randolph Frederick Edward Spencer (1911-1968) 125 -- Churchill, Sarah Millicent Hermione (Lady Audley, 1914-1982) 127 -- Churchill, Winston Spencer (1940-) 129 -- Churchill Papers (Sir Winston's) 130 -- Cigars 130 -- Claverton Manor 131 -- Cockran, William Bourke (1854-1923) 131 -- Colonies, Secretary of State for the (1921-1922) 132 -- Colonies, Under Secretary of State for the (1905-1908) 133 -- Colville, Sir John Rupert (1915-1987) 135 -- Cooper, Alfred Duff (Viscount Norwich, 1890-1954) 136 -- Cooper, Lady Diana Olivia Winifred Maud (Viscountess Norwich, 1892-1986) 137 -- Coward, Sir Noel Peirce (1899-1973) 139 -- Crete (May 1941) 140 -- Crewe, Marquess of (Robert Offley Ashburton Milnes, 1858-1945) 140 -- Cripps, Sir (Richard) Stafford (1889-1952) 141 -- Croft, Sir Henry Page (Baron Croft, 1881-1947) 143 -- Cromer, First Earl of (Evelyn Baring, 1841-1917) 144 -- Cromwell, Oliver (1599-1658) 145 -- Crookshank, Henry Frederick Comfort (Viscount Crookshank, 1893-1961) 145 -- Cuba (1895) 146 -- Cunningham, Admiral Andrew Browne (Viscount Cunningham of Hyndhope, 1883-1963) 147 -- Curzon, George Nathaniel (Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, 1859-1925) 148 -- Dardanelles Commission (1916-1917) 151 -- Davidson, John Colin Campbell (Viscount Davidson, 1889-1970) 152 -- De Forest, Baron Arnold Maurice (Count de Bendern, 1879-) 154 -- De Gaulle, General Charles Andre Joseph Marie (1890-1970) 154 -- Denikin, General Anton Ivanovich (1872-1947) 157 -- Dill, Field Marshal Sir John Green (1881-1944) 158 -- Disraeli, Benjamin (First Earl of Beaconsfield, 1804-1881) 159 -- Dowding, Air Chief Marshal Sir Hugh Caswall Tremenheere (Baron Dowding of Bentley Prior, 1882-1970) 160 -- Eden, Sir (Robert) Anthony (Earl of Avon, 1897-1977) 163 -- Education Act (1944) 165 -- Edward VII, King (1841-1910) 166 -- Edward VIII (Duke of Windsor, 1894-1972) 168 -- Eisenhower, Dwight David (1890-1969) 170 -- Elgin, Ninth Earl of (1849-1917) 171 -- Elizabeth II, Queen (1926-) 172 -- Everest, Mrs.
Elizabeth Ann (1833-1895) 174 -- Farouk, King (1920-1965) 177 -- Fisher, John Arbuthnot (Admiral Lord Fisher of Kilverstone, 1841-1920) 177 -- French, Sir John Denton Pinkstone (Earl of Ypres, 1852-1925) 182 -- Fulton Speech (5 March 1946) 183 -- Gallipoli (1915-1916) 185 -- General Strike (1926) 188 -- George V, King (1865-1936) 189 -- George VI, King (1895-1952) 191 -- Gibbon, Edward (1737-1794) 192 -- Gladstone, William Ewart (1809-1898) 193 -- Gort, Field Marshal Lord (John Standish Surtees Prendergast Vereker, 1886-1946) 194 -- Gott, William Henry Ewart (1897-1942) 195 -- Gough, General Sir Hubert de la Poer (1870-1963) 196 -- Great Contemporaries (1937) 196 -- Grey, Sir Edward (Viscount Grey of Fallodon, 1862-1933) 197 -- Guest, Frederick Edward (1875-1937) 198 -- Guest, Sir Ivor Churchill (Viscount Wimborne, 1873-1939) 199 -- Haldane, Richard Burdon (Viscount Haldane of Cloan, 1856-1928) 201 -- Halifax, Earl of (Edward Frederick Lindley Wood, 1881-1959) 202 -- Hamilton, Sir Ian Standish Monteith (1853-1947) 204 -- Hankey, Sir Maurice Pascal Alers (Baron Hankey, 1877-1963) 206 -- Hardie, James Keir (1856-1915) 207 -- Harriman, Pamela Digby Churchill Hayward (1920-1997) 208 -- Harriman, William Averell (1891-1986) 209 -- Harris, Air Chief Marshal Sir Arthur Travers (1892-1984) 212 -- Harrow 213 -- Hart, Sir Basil Henry Liddell (1895-1970) 215 -- Harvie-Watt, Sir George Steven (1903-1989) 215 -- Hirohito, Emperor (1901-1989) 216 -- A History of the English Speaking Peoples (1956-1958) 217 -- Hitler, Adolf (1889-1945) 218 -- Hoare, Sir Samuel John Gurney (Viscount Templewood, 1880-1959) 219 -- Home Secretary (1910-1911) 221 -- Hopkins, Harry Lloyd (1890-1946) 221 -- Hore-Belisha, Isaac Leslie (Baron Hore-Belisha of Devonport, 1893-1957) 224 -- Industrial Charter (1947) 225 -- Inskip, Sir Thomas Walker Hobart (Viscount Caldecote, 1876-1947) 225 -- Ismay, General Sir Hastings Lionel (Lord Ismay, 1887-1965) 226 -- Jewish Infantry Brigade 229 -- Kitchener, Horatio Herbert (First Earl Kitchener of Khartoum, 1850-1916) 231 -- Lansbury, George (1859-1940) 235 -- Lavery, Lady Hazel (1880-1935) 236 -- Lawrence, Thomas Edward (1888-1935) 237 -- Lend Lease Act (March 1941) 238 -- Liberalism and the Social Problem (1909) 240 -- Lindemann, Frederick Alexander (Lord Cherwell, 1886-1957) 240 -- Lloyd George, David (Earl of Dwyfor, 1863-1945) 242 -- Londonderry Arms Hotel 245 --
Low, Sir David Alexander Cecil (1891-1963) 246 -- Lyttelton, Oliver (Viscount Chandos, 1893-1972) 247 -- Lytton, Pamela (Countess of Lytton, 1874-) 248 -- Macaulay, Thomas Babington (Baron Macaulay, 1800-1859) 249 -- Macmillan, (Maurice) Harold (Earl of Stockton, 1894-1986) 249 -- Marlborough (1933-1938) 252 -- Marlborough, Ninth Duke of (1871-1934) 253 -- Marlborough, Tenth Duke of (1897-1972) 253 -- Marsh, Sir Edward Howard (1872-1953) 254 -- Masterman, Charles Frederick Gurney (1874-1927) 256 -- Mawdsley, James (1848-1902) 256 -- McKenna, Reginald (1863-1943) 258 -- Menzies, Robert Gordon (1894-1978) 259 -- Milner, Alfred (Viscount Milner, 1854-1925) 261 -- Monckton, Walter Turner (Viscount Monckton of Brenchley, 1891-1965) 262 -- Montague Browne, Anthony (1923-) 264 -- Montgomery, Bernard Law (Viscount Montgomery of Alamein, 1887-1976) 264 -- Moran, First Baron (Charles McMoran Wilson, 1882-1977) 267 -- Morton, Sir Desmond (1891-1971) 268 -- Mr. Brodrick's Army (1903) 269 -- Munitions, Minister of (1917-1919) 270 -- Murray, Edmund (1917-1996) 270 -- Mussolini, Benito Amilcare Andrea (1883-1945) 271 -- My African Journey (1908) 272 -- Onassis, Aristotle Socrates (1906-1975) 275 -- Other Club 276 -- Painting as a Pastime (1948) 277 -- People's Rights (1910) 278 -- Placentia Bay Conference (August 1941) 278 -- Plumb, Sir John Harold (1911-2001) 279 -- Portal, Air Marshal Sir Charles (1893-1971) 280 -- Potsdam Conference (July 1945) 281 -- Pound, Sir Alfred Dudley Pickman Rogers (1877-1943) 283 -- Quebec Conference, First (August 1943) 285 -- Quebec Conference, Second (September 1944) 285 -- Reves, Emery (1904-1981) 287 -- Riddell, Lord (George Allardice Riddell, 1865-1934) 288 -- Roosevelt, Franklin Delano (1882-1945) 289 -- Rosebery, Earl of (Archibald Philip Primrose, 1847-1929) 290 -- Salisbury, Lord (Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 1830-1903) 293 -- Sandys, Edwin Duncan (Baron Duncan-Sandys, 1908-1987) 294 -- Sassoon, Siegfried Lorraine (1886-1967) 295 -- Savrola (1900) 296 -- Scrymgeour, Edwin (1866-1947) 297 -- Secret Service 298 -- Seely, John Edward Bernard (First Baron Mottistone, 1868-1947) 302 -- Sidney Street, Siege of (1911) 305 -- Sinclair, Sir Archibald Henry MacDonald (Viscount Thurso, 1890-1970) 306 -- Slim, Field Marshal Sir William Joseph (Viscount Slim of Burma, 1891-1970) 307 -- Smuts, Jan Christian (1870-1950) 309 -- Soames, (Arthur) Christopher John (Baron Soames, 1920-1987) 312 -- Spears, Major General Sir Edward Louis (1886-1974) 313 -- Stalin, Joseph (Joseph Vissarionovich Djugashvili, 1879-1953) 316 -- Sutherland, Graham Vivian (1903-1980) 317 -- Swinton, Earl of (Philip Cunliffe-Lister, 1884-1972) 318 -- Tehran Conference (November-December 1943) 321 -- Thompson, Walter H. 322 -- Tito, Josip Broz (1892-1980) 324 -- Tonypandy (1910) 326 -- Trade Boards Act (1909) 327 -- Tree, (Arthur) Ronald Lambert Field (1897-1976) 328 -- Trevelyan, George Macaulay (1876-1962) 329 -- Truman, Harry S. (1884-1972) 330 -- War, Secretary of State for (1919-1921) 333 -- Wavell, Field Marshal Archibald Percival (Early Wavell, 1883-1950) 333 -- Wingate, Major General Orde Charles (1903-1944) 335 -- Winterton, Earl of (Edward Turnour, 1883-1962) 336 -- Woolton, Earl of (Frederick James Marquis, 1883-1964) 337 -- World Crisis (1923-1931) 339 -- Yalta Conference (February 1945) 341.
Summary This A-Z biographical companion written by Chris Wrigley, a distinguished British historian, provides general readers, students, and researchers with an easy-to-use reference work that gives ready access to information about all aspects of Winston Churchill's remarkable career, and the events and people with whom he was most closely associated.
Subject Churchill, Winston, 1874-1965. -- Encyclopedias.
Prime ministers -- Great Britain -- Biography -- Encyclopedias.
Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Encyclopedias.
ISBN 0874369908 (hard cover : alk. paper)