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Winston Churchill's Last CampaignBritain and the Cold War 1951–1955$
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John W. Young

Print publication date: 1996

Print ISBN-13: 9780198203674

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203674.001.0001

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Illness and Revival, July–October 1953

Illness and Revival, July–October 1953

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(p.183) 8 Illness and Revival, July–October 1953
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Winston Churchill's Last Campaign
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John W. Young

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203674.003.0009

This chapter discusses Winston Churchill's letter to President Eisenhower, which justified his campaign for détente. It also looks at Churchill's slow recovery after his stroke, and shows that although he was physically weak, he was mentally in remarkable shape. It discusses the Washington Conference, the fall of Beria, and even a new battle over the notes that were issued from Moscow.

Keywords:   Winston Churchill, President Eisenhower, détente, Washington Conference, Beria, Moscow

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