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The River War by Winston S. Churchill

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Number of Pages316
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ISBN 101604245883
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  Buy a cheap copy of The River War book by Winston S. Churchill. Here Sir Winston S. Churchill -- the same man who would go on to lead the free world through its darkest hours during the second world war -- tells the tale of the Free shipping over $/5(5). In the account of the River War the Nile is naturally supreme. It is the great melody that recurs throughout the whole opera. The general purposing military operations, the statesman who would decide upon grave policies, and the reader desirous of studying the course and results of either, must think of the Nile. The River War was Churchill's second book, preceded only by The Story of the Malakand Field Force (), "2, copies published on 6 November " (Woods). It includes, of course, his account of the charge of the 21st Lancers, to whom he was attached, at Omdurman on 2 September , described by the old Dictionary of National Biography as.   This is Volume 1 of the first edition of Winston Churchill's River War and Reconquest of the Soudan. I apologize for the different tone of some pages; we had to carefully photograph even pages, then odd, and the ambient light in the room changed over the hours. I was too exhausted to re-do the project.

London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, Hardcover. This is the first printing of the bibliographically significant edition of Churchill's second book in the scarce original dust jacket. Originally published in , The River War recounts Churchill's experiences and reflections concerning British involvement in the Sudan. He also had a position as war correspondent for the Morning Post, and on his return to England he used his notes to compose this book. First Page: Text File produced by Ronald J. Goodden. THE RIVER WAR. An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan ( edition) By Winston S. Churchill. CONTENTS: Chapter I. The Rebellion of the Mahdi II.5/5(1).   PART 1 - Sir Winston Churchill: The River War: An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan - FULL Audio Book (1 of 2) - SUBSCRIBE to Greatest Audio Books.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The River War: An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan by Winston Churchill - Free Ebook Project GutenbergCited by: