Citizens of London

Outlines the development of America's pivotal wartime alliance with England while focusing on the roles played by Averell Harriman, Edward R. Murrow, and John Gilbert Winant.

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  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Pages : 471 pages
  • ISBN : 0812979354
  • Rating : 5/5 from 4 reviews
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Citizens of London

Citizens of London
  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Random House Incorporated
  • Release : 24 July 2021
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Outlines the development of America's pivotal wartime alliance with England while focusing on the roles played by Averell Harriman, Edward R. Murrow, and John Gilbert Winant.

Citizens of London

Citizens of London
  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Bond Street Books
  • Release : 02 February 2010
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While justly acclaimed as the closest, most successful military partnership in history, the "special relationship" forged between the United States and Britain during World War II was anything but the inevitable alliance it appears to be in hindsight. As the countries of Western Europe fell one by one to Hitler, and Britain alone resisted him, aid from the U.S. was late, expensive, and reluctantly granted by an isolationist government that abhorred the idea of another world war. Citizens of

Last Hope Island

Last Hope Island
  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release : 25 April 2017
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A groundbreaking account of how Britain became the base of operations for the exiled leaders of Europe in their desperate struggle to reclaim their continent from Hitler, from the New York Times bestselling author of Citizens of London and Those Angry Days When the Nazi blitzkrieg rolled over continental Europe in the early days of World War II, the city of London became a refuge for the governments and armed forces of six occupied nations who escaped there to continue

Those Angry Days

Those Angry Days
  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Random House Trade Paperbacks
  • Release : 24 July 2021
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Traces the crisis period leading up to America's entry into World War II, describing the nation's polarized interventionist and isolationist factions as represented by the government, in the press, and on the streets.

The Crisis of London

The Crisis of London
  • Author : Andy Thornley
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 02 September 2003
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London is in a mess. This is evident from the increasingly unpleasant experience of daily life in the capital, from homelessness and unemployment to frustrating transport facilities and the general bad quality of the environment. However it is not only citizens of London who are suffering but the business community as well. London is having to face increasing competition from other European cities. There is growing appreciation and debate about these problems from companies, political parties, local government and community

Troublesome Young Men

Troublesome Young Men
  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Macmillan
  • Release : 29 April 2008
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Describes how, in 1940, a group of rebellious Tory members of Parliament defied the appeasement policies of British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain to force his resignation and bring to power Winston Churchill.

Common Prostitutes and Ordinary Citizens

Common Prostitutes and Ordinary Citizens
  • Author : J. Laite
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 02 December 2011
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Between 1885 and 1960, laws and policies designed to repress prostitution dramatically shaped London's commercial sex industry. This book examines how laws translated into street-level reality, explores how women who sold sex experienced criminalization, and charts the complex dimensions of the underground sexual economy in the modern metropolis.

The Road to Somewhere

The Road to Somewhere
  • Author : David Goodhart
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 07 January 2017
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A robust and timely investigation into the political and moral fault-lines that divide Brexit Britain and Trump's America -- and how a new settlement may be achieved. Several decades of greater economic and cultural openness in the West have not benefited all our citizens. Among those who have been left behind, a populist politics of culture and identity has successfully challenged the traditional politics of Left and Right, creating a new division: between the mobile "achieved" identity of the people

Freedom's Daughters

Freedom's Daughters
  • Author : Lynne Olson
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 24 July 2021
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Profiles the fearless, resourceful female leaders of the civil rights movement, including Ida Wells, who led the protest against lynching, and Jo Ann Robinson, who helped launch the Montgomery bus boycott.

A Question of Honor

A Question of Honor
  • Author : Lynne Olson,Stanley Cloud
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release : 18 December 2007
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A Question of Honor is the gripping, little-known story of the refugee Polish pilots who joined the RAF and played an essential role in saving Britain from the Nazis, only to be betrayed by the Allies after the war. After Poland fell to the Nazis, thousands of Polish pilots, soldiers, and sailors escaped to England. Devoted to liberating their homeland, some would form the RAF’s 303 squadron, known as the Kosciuszko Squadron, after the elite unit in which many had