Winston Churchill


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Churchill, Winston,

1871–1947, American novelist, b. St. Louis, grad. Annapolis, 1894. He wrote several popular historical novels including Richard Carvel (1899), The Crisis (1901), and The Crossing (1904). His later books, such as Coniston (1906), The Inside of the Cup (1913), and The Dwelling-Place of Light (1917), reflected his interest in social, religious, and political problems.

Churchill, Winston

(1874–1965) statesman whose rousing oratory led the British in WWII. [Br. Hist.: NCE, 556]
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Screenings and events will take place at venues across the Gold Coast of Nassau County and special guests scheduled to attend the include photographer Tony Vaccaro, film-makers Alon Ben-Gurion and Alexandra Dean (Bombshell); Ellen Goldfarb and Denis McNamara (Dare to Be Different); Yael Melamede and Jenny McQuaile (Straight/Curve); sculptor Edwina Sandys, granddaughter of Sir Winston Churchill and; Amanda Erlinger, granddaughter of Frank Sinatra For tickets visit www.goldcoastfilmfestival.org.
This accessible historical study explains how Winston Churchill has been represented in art since 1900 and charts how the imagery has changed over time.
However, it is the living room may be of greatest interest - it is thought to have once housed Winston Churchill.
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A parcel van that once carried Winston Churchill's coffin on his funeral tour from London to Oxfordshire is to leave the North East ahead of the 50 year anniversary of the former prime minister's state funeral.