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Winston S. Churchill (1) [1874–1965]

This page covers the author of The Gathering Storm.

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The Gathering Storm 1,879 copies, 15 reviews
Their Finest Hour 1,552 copies, 14 reviews
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My Early Life: 1874-1904 742 copies, 11 reviews
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Painting as a Pastime 332 copies, 6 reviews
The River War 297 copies, 5 reviews
Blood, Sweat, and Tears 275 copies, 5 reviews
Great Contemporaries 233 copies, 4 reviews
Marlborough: His Life and Times 197 copies, 1 review
Thoughts and Adventures 121 copies, 3 reviews
The Island Race 96 copies, 1 review
The Boer War 89 copies, 1 review
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My African Journey 84 copies, 3 reviews
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Savrola 62 copies, 5 reviews
Victory 35 copies
War Speeches 34 copies, 1 review
Churchill in His Own Voice 20 copies, 1 review
Europe Unite 20 copies
The Dream 19 copies
Winston Churchill The Painter 17 copies, 1 review
Joan of Arc: 6 copies
Taler 3 copies
The Great War 3 copies
Passo a passo 2 copies
Geschichte 2 copies
Ungdom 1 copy
Opere 1 copy
The Penguin Book of War (Contributor) 353 copies, 1 review
The Norton Book of Personal Essays (Contributor) 121 copies, 1 review
Alternate Wars (What Might Have Been, Vol. 3) (Contributor) 103 copies, 2 reviews
The Secret Battle (Introduction, some editions) 76 copies, 5 reviews
D-Day : Operation "Overlord" : from the landing at Normandy to the… (Foreword, some editions) 74 copies, 1 review
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Winston S. Churchill has 2 media appearances.

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28
Winston S. Churchill
Booknotes, Sunday, November 28, 1999
Winston S. Churchill discusses The Great Republic: A History of America.

The Great Republic is Sir Winston Churchill's personal vision of American history, from the arrival of the first European settlers to the dawn of the Cold War, edited by his grandson, the historian and journalist Winston S. Churchill. The book is a magnificent retelling of the American story, including some of the best short histories of the Revolutionary War and the Civil War ever written. The bulk of this book, America's history up to the twentieth century, has until now been found only within Churchill's much longer four-volume A History of the English-Speaking Peoples, for which he was awarded the Nobel Prize for literature in 1953. The chapters on America from that larger work have been knit together into a whole, and to them Winston S. Churchill has added essays and speeches of his grandfather's, many never before published in book form, to bring the book up to the mid-twentieth century. Sir Winston Churchill's renown as a statesman has tended to overshadow his great gifts as a historian. History was the work of his heart's delight, and few subjects were dearer to him than America. His mother, Jennie Jerome, was American, and all of his life Churchill harbored a deep warmth of feeling for this country and a sense of its special destiny. With fondness, he called America "the Great Republic," and in his later years he trained all of his powers on the history this book contains. The Great Republic is stirring in its sweep and breathtaking in the flash and vigor of its insights. Only an author with Sir Winston Churchill's special perspective on America, his experience as a leader and strategist, his intimacy with the responsibilities of guiding a nation, and his great gifts as a narrative historian could have written a book that lays out America's history, character, and destiny with this book's special brilliance. —from the publisher's website (timspalding)… (more)
Nov
12
A conversation with Winston S. Churchill III
Charlie Rose, Wednesday, November 12, 2003
Winston S. Churchill

A conversation with Sir Winston Churchill's grandson Winston S. Churchill III, about his grandfather's speeches, which he compiled into the book (timspalding)

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