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Churchill and Orwell

The Fight for Freedom

by Thomas E. Ricks

Hardcover, 339 pages, Penguin Press, List Price: $28 |


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A dual portrait of Winston Churchill and George Orwell focuses on the pivotal years from the mid-1930s through the 1940s, describing how both suffered nearly fatal injuries before their vision and campaigns inspired action to preserve democracy throughout the world.

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What Churchill And Orwell Had In Common: Both Could Say, 'My Side Is Wrong'

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