This is Churchill's eyewitness account of this crucial event is history at its compelling best. Rare and out of print. This magnificent collection includes numerous maps and photos. The title & author labels on the spines are in red. This set also includes six extra Ex-Libris bookplates for your own personalization.
Each volume in this set is luxuriously bound in full genuine leather. Six books that can be treasured from generations to come. A unique gift for someone special.
Easton Press. Copyright 1989. The list of volumes included in this set as follows:
- Vol I: The Gathering Storm
- Vol. II: Their Finest Hour
- Vol. III: The Grand Alliance
- Vol. IV: The Hinge of Fate
- Vol. V: Closing the Ring
- Vol. VI: Triumph and Tragedy
Condition: Six volumes presented in Very Fine condition. Not even a single scratch to the gilded page edges. Free of markings, writings, or stamps. No attached book plates or indication of any removed. Unread books. The spines are tight and have never been cracked open. Mint.
Includes all the classic Easton Press qualities:
* Premium Leather
* Silk Moire Endleaves
* Distinctive Cover Design
* Hubbed Spine, Accented in Real 22KT Gold
* Satin Ribbon Page Marker
* Gilded Page Edges
* Long-lasting, High Quality Acid-neutral Paper
* Smyth-sewn Pages for Strength and Durability
* Beautiful Illustrations
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill KG, OM, CH, TD, FRS, PC (30 November 1874 � 24 January 1965) was a British politician known chiefly for his leadership of the United Kingdom during World War II. He served as Prime Minister from 1940 to 1945 and again from 1951 to 1955. A noted statesman and orator, Churchill was also an officer in the British Army, historian, writer, and artist. He is the only British Prime Minister to have received the Nobel Prize in Literature and the second person to be made an Honorary Citizen of the United States.
During his army career, Churchill saw action in India, in the Sudan and the Second Boer War. He gained fame and notoriety as a war correspondent and through contemporary books he wrote describing the campaigns. He also served briefly in the British Army on the Western Front in World War I, commanding the 6th Battalion of the Royal Scots Fusiliers.
- The Easton Press (1989)
- Full genuine leather
- Limited Edition Collector's Set