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Churchill by Andrew Roberts

Churchill

Churchill by Andrew Roberts
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Nov 06, 2018 | 1152 Pages
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Praise for Churchill

“Brilliant, breathtaking, unputdownable . . . the definitive picture of our greatest political leader. All Roberts’s past life has been but a preparation for this hour and this work, and this brilliant book is a fitting crown to his own career.”
—London Evening Standard

“Terrific . . . By drawing on many previously untapped sources, Mr. Roberts has produced a more complete picture of his subject than any previous biography.”
—The Economist

“The best biography of Winston ever written . . . bursts with character, humour and incident on almost every page.”
—The Sunday Times 

“A stupendous achievement: lucid, erudite, intelligent, but also inspiring. Roberts catches the imperishable grandeur of Churchill’s life as no other historian has done. Roberts does full justice to Churchill’s superhuman range of activity.”
—Standpoint Magazine

“The best single-volume life imaginable of a man whose life it would seem technically impossible to get into a single volume.”
—Daily Telegraph

“Roberts brilliantly conjures up one of the most fascinating characters of all time. He enriches the saga with wonderful examples of Churchill’s aristocratic eccentricities, glittering oratory and wit.”
—Literary Review

“It’s the sort of biography that, one feels, Churchill himself would have wanted: colossal, energetic, deeply knowledgeable, properly critical, but also sympathetic and, in places, deliciously funny.”
—Noel Malcolm, Sunday Telegraph
 
“A heroic biography, appropriately matched to the ambition, egotism, and undoubted achievement of the life it describes. It will surely remain the outstanding Churchill biography for many years to come.”
—International Churchill Society

“This biography is exhaustively researched, beautifully written and paced, deeply admiring but not hagiographic, and empathic and balanced in its judgments—a magnificent achievement.”
Publishers Weekly (starred review)

“A clear, well-limned view of a complex figure who, in no danger of being forgotten, continues to inspire. The most comprehensive single-volume biography of Churchill that we have in print and a boon for any student of the statesman and his times.”
Kirkus Reviews (starred review)

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