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    Jennie Churchill: Winston's American Mother (CD-Audio) By (author) Anne Sebba, Read by Joanna David

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    DescriptionAfter a three-day romance, Brooklyn-born Jennie Jerome married into the British aristocracy to become Lady Randolph Churchill. At a time when women had few freedoms, she was a cornerstone of high society and behind-the-scenes political dynamo. However it was Jennie's love life that marked her out, causing scandal and earning her the epithet 'more panther than woman'. Yet, in many ways, Jennie was deeply loyal to her husband. When he was dying of syphilis she took him on a round-the-world trip to conceal his violence and mania. He returned in a straitjacket with only weeks to live. After Randolph's death her great project became her son, Winston...This recording is unabridged. Typically abridged audiobooks are not more than 60 per cent of the author's work and as low as 30 per cent with characters and plotlines removed.


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    Title
    Jennie Churchill: Winston's American Mother
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Anne Sebba, Read by Joanna David
    Physical properties
    Format: CD-Audio
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 138 mm
    Thickness: 35 mm
    Weight: 342 g
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781407423777
    ISBN 10: 1407423770
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: BIO
    BIC subject category V2: HBLL, BGH
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.2
    BIC subject category V2: HBJD1
    BISAC V2.8: HIS015000, BIO006000
    Edition
    Unabridged
    Edition statement
    Unabridged
    Publisher
    W F Howes Ltd
    Imprint name
    Whole Story Audio Books
    Publication date
    01 April 2008
    Publication City/Country
    Rearsby
    Review quote
    "What a woman, what a life, what a book." Sue Arnold, The Guardian (audiobook review)"