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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill

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"Deliberately putting himself in extreme danger as a British Army officer in colonial wars in India and Sudan, and as a journalist covering a Cuban uprising against the Spanish, glory and fame had eluded Churchill. [He] arrived in South Africa in 1899, valet and crates of vintage wine in tow, there to cover the brutal colonial war the British were fighting with Boer rebels. But just two weeks after his arrival, the soldiers he was accompanying on an armored train were ambushed, and Churchill was taken prisoner. Remarkably, ...

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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill
2017, Anchor Books

ISBN-13: 9780307948786

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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill
2016, Doubleday Books

ISBN-13: 9780385535731

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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill
2016, Random House Audio Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780307987938

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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill
2016, Random House Large Print Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780804194891

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Hero of the Empire: The Boer War, a Daring Escape, and the Making of Winston Churchill
2016, Books on Tape

ISBN-13: 9780307987990

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