Read Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book One by Winston S. Churchill Free Online
Book Title: Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book One|
Date of issue: 1958
ISBN: No data
ISBN 13: No data
The author of the book: Winston S. Churchill
Format files: PDF
The size of the: 819 KB
Edition: George G. Harrap and Co., Ltd.
Read full description of the books Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book One:"It is my hope to recall this great shade from the past, and not only invest him with his panoply, but make him living and intimate to modern eyes."his descendant, Winston S. Churchill, who wrote this book to redeem Marlborough's reputation from Macaulay's smears.One million words long and ten years in the making, Churchill's Marlborough stands as both a literary and historical masterpiece, giving us unique insights into the Churchill of World War II, for just as Churchill's literary skill helps us understand the complexities of Marlborough's life, so too did his writing of Marlborough help Churchill master the arts of military strategy and diplomacy. This two-volume edition includes the entire text and almost all the original maps.
Read information about the authorSir Winston Leonard Spencer-Churchill, KG, OM, CH, TD, FRS, PC (Can) was a British politician who served as Prime Minister of the United Kingdom from 1940 to 1945, and again from 1951 to 1955. A noted statesman, orator and strategist, Churchill was also an officer in the British Army. A prolific author, he won the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953 for his own historical writings, "for his mastery of historical and biographical description as well as for brilliant oratory in defending exalted human values."
Out of respect for the well known American author, Winston Churchill, Winston S. Churchill offered to use his middle initial in any works that he authored.
Add a comment to Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book One
Read EBOOK Marlborough: His Life and Times, Book One by Winston S. Churchill Online free