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Churchill and Orwell : the fight for freedom / Thomas E. Ricks.

Ricks, Thomas E., (author.).
Book Book ([2017])
Description: 8 audio discs (10 hr.) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: New York, NY : Penguin Audio, [2017]
5 of 7 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries).
1 of 2 copies available at Gloucester. (Show preferred library)
0 current holds with 7 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult Audio Books CD/ 941.084/Ricks (Text to Phone) Available -
Gloucester Adult Audio Books CD/ 941.084/Ricks (Text to Phone) Checked out 12/17/2018
Marblehead Adult Audiobook (CD) CD BOOK BIO CHURCHILL (Text to Phone) Available -
Peabody Main Adult Books on CD CD/ DA 566.9 .C5 R542 2017 (Text to Phone) Available -
Reading Adult Audiobook CD AUDIOBOOK 941.084 RIC (Text to Phone) Available -
Stoneham Media Lower Level Book on CD 941.084 RIC (Text to Phone) Available -
Wakefield Adult Audiobooks (Media Alcove) CD BOOK Nonfiction Ricks (Text to Phone) Checked out 01/02/2019

  • ISBN: 9781524776640
  • ISBN: 1524776645
  • ISBN: 9781524776664
  • ISBN: 1524776661
  • Edition: Unabridged.
General Note: Compact disc.
Title from container.
Contents: The two Winstons -- Churchill the adventurer -- Orwell the policeman -- Churchill : down and out in the 1930s -- Orwell becomes "Orwell" : Spain 1937 -- Churchill becomes "Churchill" : Spring 1940 -- Fighting the Germans, reaching out to the Americans : 1940-1941 -- Churchill, Orwell, and the class war in Britain : 1941 -- Enter the Americans : 1941-1942 -- Grim visions of the postwar world : 1943 -- Animal farm : 1943-1945 -- Churchill [and Britain] in decline and triumph : 1944-1945 -- Churchill's revenge : the war memoirs -- Orwell in triumph and decline : 1945-1950 -- Churchill's premature afterlife : 1950-1965 -- Orwell's extraordinary ascension : 1950-2016 -- Afterword: The path of Churchill and Orwell.
Participant or Performer: Read by James Lurie.
Summary: A dual biography of Winston Churchill and George Orwell, with a focus on the pivotal years from the mid-1930s through the 1940s, when their farsighted vision and inspired action in the face of the threat of fascism and communism helped preserve democracy for the world.
Authors: Lurie, James (James Harrison), (narrator.).
Citation: Ricks, Thomas E. "Churchill and Orwell : the fight for freedom." New York, NY : Penguin Audio, 2017.

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