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Citizens of London

  • Paperback $17.00

    May 03, 2011 | 496 Pages

  • Ebook $13.99

    Feb 02, 2010 | 496 Pages

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Praise

“Engaging and original, rich in anecdote and analysis, this is a terrific work of history.”—Jon Meacham, Pulitzer Prize–winning author of American Lion

Citizens of London is a great read about the small band of Americans and their courageous role in helping Britain through the darkest days of early World War II. I thought I knew a lot about this dangerous period, but Lynne Olson has taught me so much more.”—Tom Brokaw, author of The Greatest Generation

“A deeply inspiring chronicle of the special relationship between America and Britain when it mattered most.”—Chris Matthews, anchor, MSNBC’s Hardball
 
“Ingenious history . . . All three men were colorful, larger-than-life figures, and Olson’s absorbing narrative does them justice.”—Publishers Weekly (starred review)
 
“An engaging history . . . a vibrant city fueled by courage and resolve.”—The Christian Science Monitor
 
“An original and fascinating book.”—Lincoln Journal Star
 
“[A] cracking good read.”—New York Post

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