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The Resource Our supreme task : how Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain speech defined the Cold War alliance, Philip White

Our supreme task : how Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain speech defined the Cold War alliance, Philip White

Label
Our supreme task : how Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain speech defined the Cold War alliance
Title
Our supreme task
Title remainder
how Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain speech defined the Cold War alliance
Statement of responsibility
Philip White
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Provides the history of Winston Churchill's 1946 trip to Fulton, Missouri, where he delivered his Iron Curtain speech, which served to fundamentally define the dangers of Soviet totalitarian Communism
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
White, Philip
Dewey number
327.4107309/045
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
D843
LC item number
.W455 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Churchill, Winston
  • World politics
Label
Our supreme task : how Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain speech defined the Cold War alliance, Philip White
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The black dog: Churchill at the final wartime conference in Potsdam -- Determination of another kind: Bullet McCluer and the mission of Westminster College -- A date is set: Harry Truman and Winston Churchill accept -- Finding a kettle drum: the speech takes shape -- Preparation in earnest: a banner day in Fulton history -- A message to a baffled world: Churchill's speech takes sharp focus -- The new Missouri Gang: final preparation on the long journey -- "C-T" day: welcome to Fulton -- The sinews of peace -- Firebrand: reactions to Churchill's message around the world
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xiii, 289 pages
Isbn
9781610390590
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011040971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40020637462
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn744287658
  • (OCoLC)744287658
Label
Our supreme task : how Winston Churchill's Iron Curtain speech defined the Cold War alliance, Philip White
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The black dog: Churchill at the final wartime conference in Potsdam -- Determination of another kind: Bullet McCluer and the mission of Westminster College -- A date is set: Harry Truman and Winston Churchill accept -- Finding a kettle drum: the speech takes shape -- Preparation in earnest: a banner day in Fulton history -- A message to a baffled world: Churchill's speech takes sharp focus -- The new Missouri Gang: final preparation on the long journey -- "C-T" day: welcome to Fulton -- The sinews of peace -- Firebrand: reactions to Churchill's message around the world
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
xiii, 289 pages
Isbn
9781610390590
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2011040971
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40020637462
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn744287658
  • (OCoLC)744287658

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