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Winston Churchill

(1871—1947)


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(1871–1947),

novelist popular in his day for his historical romances: Richard Carvel (1899), about an officer under John Paul Jones; The Crisis (1901), depicting his native St. Louis in the Civil War era; and The Crossing (1904), presenting the frontier, mainly Kentucky, during the Revolutionary War. His other fiction includes Coniston (1906) and Mr. Crewe's Career (1908), treating the political scene of his own time.

Subjects: Literature.


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