Subject: Biography

The Churchill Documents, Volume XIV: At the Admiralty, September 1939–May 1940 By M
1,370 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-32-2
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The Churchill Documents, Volume XIV: At the Admiralty, September 1939–May 1940

Volume XIV of The Churchill Documents covers the start of World War II.

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Life Is a Blessing: A Biography of Jérôme Lejeune — Geneticist, Doctor, Father By C
149 pages | ISBN 978-0-935372-59-5
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Life Is a Blessing: A Biography of Jérôme Lejeune — Geneticist, Doctor, Father

The father of modern genetics, Dr. Jérôme Lejeune discovered in 1959 the extra chromosome 21 responsible for the condition known as Down syndrome, which he called trisomy 21.

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Creation and Scientific Creativity: A Study in the Thought of S. L. Jaki By P
205 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-41-0
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Creation and Scientific Creativity: A Study in the Thought of S. L. Jaki

The work of Benedictine priest, theologian, and world-renowned physicist Stanley Jaki is given its first systematic study here in Creation and Scientific Creativity. Haffner also provides a full bibliography of over three decades of Jaki’s scholarship, along with a comprehensive overview of Jaki’s life and career.

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Mustard Seeds: A Conservative Becomes a Catholic By L
414 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-73-1
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Mustard Seeds: A Conservative Becomes a Catholic

Mustard Seeds is the journal of a remarkable spiritual odyssey, the origin and destination points of which are identified in the volume’s subtitle.

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Sanctifying the World: The Augustinian Life and Mind of Christopher Dawson By B
300 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-86-1
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Sanctifying the World: The Augustinian Life and Mind of Christopher Dawson

English historian and Christian humanist Christopher Dawson stood at the very center of the Catholic literary and intellectual revival in the four decades preceding Vatican II. One can find his influence throughout the twentieth-century Catholic Right. Poet and social critic T. S. Eliot considered him the foremost thinker of his generation, and the founder of American conservatism, Russell Kirk, wrote that he had been “saturated in Dawsonian historical studies [and] my own books reflect Dawson’s concepts.”

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Scientist and Catholic: Pierre Duhem By S
280 pages | ISBN 978-0-931888-44-1
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Scientist and Catholic: Pierre Duhem

Stanley Jaki makes available for the first time a systematic treatment of Duhem’s work along with twenty seven selections (in English translation) from his writings. This book is a powerful testimony to the unity of faith and reason.

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Winston S. Churchill: Finest Hour, 1939–1941 (vol. 6) By M
ISBN 978-0-916308-29-2
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Winston S. Churchill: Finest Hour, 1939–1941 (vol. 6)

This sixth and most important volume of Sir Martin Gilbert’s authorized biography of Winston Churchill, The Finest Hour probes beneath the surface of each of the crucial decisions in which Churchill was involved from the outbreak of war in September 1939 to the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in December 1941.

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Winston S. Churchill: The Prophet of Truth, 1922–1939 (vol. 5) By M
1167 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-23-0
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Winston S. Churchill: The Prophet of Truth, 1922–1939 (vol. 5)

The fifth volume of the official biography of Winston S. Churchill opens with Churchill’s return to Conservatism and to the Cabinet in 1924, and, as the story unfolds, presents a vivid and intimate picture both of his public life and of his private world and Chartwell between wars.

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Winston S. Churchill: World in Torment, 1916–1922 (vol. 4) By M
1167 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-19-3
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Winston S. Churchill: World in Torment, 1916–1922 (vol. 4)

Winston S. Churchill: World In Torment, 1916-1922 is the fourth volume of the definitive biography of Winston S. Churchill. Covering the years 1917 to 1922, Martin Gilbert’s fascinating account carefully traces Churchill’s wide-ranging activities and shows how, by his persuasive oratory, administrative skill, and masterful contributions to Cabinet discussions, Churchill regained, only a few years after the disaster of Dardanelles, a leading position in British political life.

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Winston S. Churchill: Young Statesman, 1901–1914 (vol. 2) By R
775 pages | ISBN 978-0-916308-12-4
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Winston S. Churchill: Young Statesman, 1901–1914 (vol. 2)

Volume II of the magisterial eight-volume biography of Winston S. Churchill takes Churchill’s story from his entry to Parliament in 1901 to the outbreak of war in 1914. When he took his seat in the House of Commons he was twenty-six years old. An independent spirit and rebel, on his maiden speech he was cheered by the Leader of the Opposition.

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