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WOLFGANG MIEDER is Professor of German and Folklore at the University of Vermont.

WOLFGANG MIEDER is Professor of German and Folklore at the University of Vermont. His many books include A Dictionary of American Proverbs (1992), Proverbs are Never out of Season,/i (1993), The Proverbial Winston S. Churchill (Greenwood, 1995), The Politics of Proverbs (1997), and numerous others. GEORGE B. BRYAN is Professor of Theatre at the University of Vermont.

Winston S. Churchill often used proverbs in his many speeches, correspondence, and other writings. This book is a detailed index to proverbs in his works. An introductory essay explores the importance of proverbs in Churchill's writings

Winston S. An introductory essay explores the importance of proverbs in Churchill's writings. The essay is followed by an index to proverbs, based on the most significant key-word. Each entry cites the source of the proverb in an Winston S.

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See Wolfgang Mieder and George B. Bryan, The Proverbial Winston S. Churchill: An Index to Proverbs in the Works of Sir . For bibliographical references concerning these nine citations see Mieder and Bryan (note 25). Churchill: An Index to Proverbs in the Works of Sir Winston Churchill (Westport, Connecticut: Greenwood Press, 1994).

an index to proverbs in the works of Sir Winston Churchill. Includes bibliographical references and index. Bibliographies and indexes in world history,, no. 38. Published 1995 by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn. Indexes, English Proverbs. Winston Churchill (1874-1965), Winston Churchill Sir (1874-1965).

Bibliographic Details. We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described on the Abebooks web sites. Publisher: Greenwood Press, Westport, Connecticut. Publication Date: 1995.

Discover Winston Churchill famous and rare quotes. The Proverbial Winston S. Churchill: An Index to Proverbs in the Works of Sir Winston Churchill, Westport, Conn. History of the English Speaking Peoples: Based on the Text of 'A History of the English-speaking Peoples' by Sir Winston Churchill. One might as well legalise sodomy as recognise the Bolsheviks. Might, Wells, Recognise.

The Key-Word Index of this book with its many proverbs, proverbial expressions, proverbial comparisons, and wellerisms will now enable scholars and students to undertake detailed contextualized studies of the use and function of these fixed phrases in individual novels. (The Victorian Newsletter) ". About the Author

Winston Churchill, in addition to his careers of soldier and politician, was a prolific writer under the pen name "Winston S. Churchill".

Winston Churchill, in addition to his careers of soldier and politician, was a prolific writer under the pen name "Winston S. After being commissioned into the 4th Queen's Own Hussars in 1895, Churchill gained permission to observe the Cuban War of Independence, and sent war reports to The Daily Graphic. He continued his war journalism in British India, at the Siege of Malakand, then in the Sudan during the Mahdist War and in southern Africa during the Second Boer War.

Sir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill (30 November 1874 – 24 January 1965) was a British politician, army officer, and writer. He was the prime minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945, when he led Britain to victory in the Second World War, and again from 1951 to 1955. Churchill represented five constituencies during his career as a member of Parliament (MP).

Winston S. Churchill often used proverbs in his many speeches, correspondence, and other writings. This book is a detailed index to proverbs in his works. An introductory essay explores the importance of proverbs in Churchill's writings. The essay is followed by an index to proverbs, based on the most significant key-word. Each entry cites the source of the proverb in an edition of Chruchill's works and provides a reference to standard proverb dictionaries for future information.

Winston S. Churchill's leading role on the 20th-century world stage is perhaps better documented than that of any other participant. He is the subject of the most extensive biography yet written, and all his speeches, many of his occasional writings, and much of his correspondence have been published. Proverbs figure prominently in his work, and this book provides a detailed index to the many proverbs Churchill used in his voluminous writings.

The book begins with an introductory essay that discusses and analyzes the importance of proverbs in Churchill's works. The bulk of the volume is a key-word index to the occurrence of proverbs in his writings, with the proverbs arranged according to the most significant word in the text. The quotation from Churchill is accompanied by a citation to the source in one of the editions of his works consulted. Each entry also provides a reference to a standard proverb dictionary, which the readers may consult to learn more about the history of the proverb. Appendices overview the frequency and distribution of proverbs in Churchill's writings.