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Beaverbrook

Peter Howard

Beaverbrook

a study of Max the unknown

by Peter Howard

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Published by Hutchinson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Beaverbrook, William Maxwell Aitken, -- Baron, -- 1879-1964.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Peter Howard.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination164p. ;
    Number of Pages164
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18506081M

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Book Description Simon and Schuster, New York, Black Cloth HC-Grey Lettering. Condition: Near New. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine +. First American Printing Stated. bright blue end papers; pp. ; b/w frontispiece of Max, Lord Beaverbrook; xvii; po sticker on first endpaper; po signature on first blank page/5(12).Street Avenue, City Town, () [email protected] You can set your address, phone number, email and site description in the settings tab.Beaverbrook -- financier, press lord, kingmaker, politician and historian -- is established beyond dispute as one of the dominant personages of 20th century British history.

""I did not make situations; I turned them to account,"" Beaverbrook once said of himself.