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John Churchill, First Duke of Marlborough.

John Henry Crockatt

John Churchill, First Duke of Marlborough.

by John Henry Crockatt

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Published by Quentin Nelson in Chichester .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Marlborough, John Churchill, Duke of, 1650-1722.,
    • Statesmen -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Generals -- Great Britain -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Anne, 1702-1714 -- Biography.,
    • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1702-1714.,
    • Great Britain -- History, Military -- 18th century.,
    • Great Britain -- Court and courtiers -- Biography.

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA462.M3 C88
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[7], 143 p., 8 plates.
      Number of Pages143
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5736514M
      ISBN 100901634093
      LC Control Number70587379

      John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough, was the oldest surviving son of Sir Winston Churchill, an impoverished country gentleman. After the restoration of Charles II, John's sister, Arabella, became the mistress of the King's brother, James, Duke of York. The family fortunes were made and Churchill's military career launched. Discount prices on books by John Churchill, including titles like The Information Against the Duke of Marlborough. and His Answer. Click here for the lowest price.

      A careful review of Churchill’s own historical works, starting with his magisterial biography of his forebear John Churchill, the first duke of Marlborough, and continuing with his multi-volume works on the two world wars and his History of the English-Speaking Peoples, will show that it was not merely the repetition of past patterns of history that he could see.   The first in a series on the military life of John Churchill, Duke of Marlborough. Arguably the greatest general that Britain has yet created. .

      Winston Churchill's monumental biography of his great ancestor, John Churchill, the first Duke of Marlborough, was initially conceived a full 40 years before publication of the final volume. Churchill originally considered the idea of the biography in , returning to it in earnest in John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough is a featured article; it (or a previous version of it) has been identified as one of the best articles produced by the Wikipedia community. Even so, if you can update or improve it, please do so.


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