Best Place to Quietly Read About Going to War (2008)


Catering primarily to rich men over 50, CHARTWELL specializes in rare books about macho war figures in England who speak eloquently and use good-old-fashioned weapons—none of that fancy stuff. The store has the largest selection of Churchill books in the world and significant sections devoted to "Aircraft," "Motor," and all the 20th-century wars that involved white people.


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