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8 edition of The River War found in the catalog.

The River War

by Winston S. Churchill

  • 114 Want to read
  • 15 Currently reading

Published by Echo Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Africa - East,
  • Africa - North,
  • Military - Other,
  • History / Military / Other,
  • History : Africa - East,
  • History : Africa - North,
  • History - Military / War

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages244
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11682458M
    ISBN 101406845868
    ISBN 109781406845860
    OCLC/WorldCa477271987

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The River War was Churchill's second published book and, according to biographer Paul Johnson, his best. I have read The Second World War and The History of the English Speaking Peoples, and I agree with Johnson.

The River War not only is a scholarly work and a must-read for anyone wishing to gain perspective on the ongoing chaos in the Sudan Cited by: "The River war' is Sir Winston Churchill's account of the Mahdish War. Churchill joined the expedition as a war correspondent and wrote frequent columns through the war and combined and wrote a 2 volume book on it.4/5.

The River War. An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan. Winston Churchill. (3 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more.

You can also read the full text online using our ereader/5(3). This a fascinating account of the River War including a personal account of the final decisive battle at Omdurman that Churchill fought in.

Except for the deletion of the preface, this is a complete reprint of the second edition including maps that runs to pages/5(). “The fact that in Mohammedan law every woman must belong to some man as his absolute property, either as a child, a wife, or a concubine, must delay the final extinction of slavery until the faith of Islam has ceased to be a great power among men.”Cited by: The Rivers of War is a alternate history novel by American writer Eric Flint.

The book was originally published in hardcover as simply The Rivers of War. Inthe text was made available at the Baen Free : Eric Flint. Buy a cheap copy of The River War book by Winston S.

Churchill. Here Sir Winston S. Churchill -- the same man who would go on to lead the free world through its darkest hours during the second world war -- tells the tale of the Free shipping over $/5(5). In the account of the River War the Nile is naturally supreme.

It is the great melody that recurs throughout the whole opera. The general purposing military operations, the statesman who would decide upon grave policies, and the reader desirous of studying the course and results of either, must think of the Nile.

The River War was Churchill's second book, preceded only by The Story of the Malakand Field Force (), "2, copies published on 6 November " (Woods).

It includes, of course, his account of the charge of the 21st Lancers, to whom he was attached, at Omdurman on 2 Septemberdescribed by the old Dictionary of National Biography as. This is Volume 1 of the first edition of Winston Churchill's River War and Reconquest of the Soudan.

I apologize for the different tone of some pages; we had to carefully photograph even pages, then odd, and the ambient light in the room changed over the hours. I was too exhausted to re-do the project. London: Eyre & Spottiswoode, Hardcover.

This is the first printing of the bibliographically significant edition of Churchill's second book in the scarce original dust jacket. Originally published inThe River War recounts Churchill's experiences and reflections concerning British involvement in the Sudan.

He also had a position as war correspondent for the Morning Post, and on his return to England he used his notes to compose this book. First Page: Text File produced by Ronald J. Goodden. THE RIVER WAR.

An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan ( edition) By Winston S. Churchill. CONTENTS: Chapter I. The Rebellion of the Mahdi II.5/5(1). PART 1 - Sir Winston Churchill: The River War: An Account of the Reconquest of the Sudan - FULL Audio Book (1 of 2) - SUBSCRIBE to Greatest Audio Books.

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With the image of the heroic General Charles Gordon dying at Khartoum, the British public was ready to support a war to reclaim the lost territories. And when the political time was right, a British-Egyptian-Sudanese expedition led by the redoubtable Herbert Kitchener set out to do just that.

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