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[KINDLE] ❁ Churchill  ❄ Roy  Jenkins – Submitalink.info Far And Away Churchill S Best One Volume Biography Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.From Acclaimed Historian Roy Jenkins, A Comprehensive Portrait Of Winston Churchill, An Icon Of Modern History, From His Childhood To The Critical World War II Period And Beyond, In This Definitive Volume A Member Of The House Of Lords, Jenkins Combines Unparalleled Command Of British Political History And His Own High Level Government Experience In A Narrative Account Of Churchill S Astounding Career That Is Unmatched In Its Shrewd Insights, Its Unforgettable Anecdotes, The Clarity Of Its Overarching Themes, And The Author S Nuanced Appreciation Of His Extraordinary Subject.Exceptional In Its Breadth Of Knowledge And Distinguished In Its Stylish Wit And Penetrating Intelligence, Churchill Is One Of The Finest Political Biographies Of Our Time Wryly Astute Shrewd The Washington Post Jenkins Catches Churchill S Studied Self Inspection With The Sure Shot Sharpness Of An Expert Portraitist Simon Schama, The New York Review Of Books Churchill Stands Forth With Shakespearean Bravura As The Necessary Hero For The Most Testing Moment Of National And World Crisis A Satisfying Summation Of An Unsurpassed Life The San Diego Union Tribune


10 thoughts on “Churchill

  1. Mikey B. Mikey B. says:

    A compelling biography of Churchill As the author is also a long standing member of the British Parliament the emphasis through out is on Churchill s political side This is justified as Churchill s primary life objective was to achieve political success and longevity We follow him as he rises through the Conservat


  2. Steve Steve says:

    Churchill was without doubt the greatest Englishman of the 20th Century and the saviour of the western world, when Britain stood defiantly alone in 1940 41.Roy Jenkins, a great statesman in his own right, wrote before his death a mega biography of this great man, without any nuances Churchill was unpopular and considered c


  3. Manny Manny says:

    I loved Churchill s History of the Second World War, so when this book came out, I bought it It had had good reviews from people who pointed out how well qualified Jenkins was to write about his illustrious predecessor, having himself had top posts in the British Government.Well I wish I could say I knew why it didn t come together


  4. Robert Case Robert Case says:

    This comprehensive political biography of Winston Churchill is available on audible.com I listened to the entire content over the span of a month and while commuting The book is that engaging, and comprehensive The narration by Robert Whitfield is thorough...


  5. Marks54 Marks54 says:

    This is a superb biography of Churchill It is one long volume, so it covers most aspects of his long interesting life, but is not as thorough as some of the specialized bios or the multiple volume bios such as by Gilbert or Manchester Jenkins is a longtime parliamentary insider, so the focus of the volume is political The author is well acquainted w


  6. David David says:

    A wonderfully well written and read biography of the greatest Englishman of the 20th century One marvels at the breadth of achievements that this man accomplished in his life A great author, a soldier and commander, a leader who served in office for many decades achieving the highest post in his nation not once, but twice, who led his nation with pugnacity a


  7. Lynne Stringer Lynne Stringer says:

    While there s no doubt this biography was detailed its size made that evident it is a ponderous read, and lumbers along with all the speed of a glacier It also seemedconcerned with various aspects of British politics than it should have been While there s no question politics should have been covered, given who Churchill was, so often a story that should have been ab


  8. Greg Strandberg Greg Strandberg says:

    What can I say This book is dry.Churchill was interesting, and some takeaways from this were his love of painting in later life and the fact that he really didn t drink that much.He d always have a drink, bu...


  9. David David says:

    Thorough and absolutely magnificent biography, written by a surprisingly interesting figure Fair analysis and great use of context explain Churchill s innermost thoughts and wide ranging political decisions I ve never spent so much time on one book and that it kept me astoundingly interested this lo...


  10. Abdulrahman Kauther Abdulrahman Kauther says:

    This is truly an amazing book It is the longest one I have read in my life, but I really didn t want it to end.The book offers a great picture of Winston Churchill as a person, and a fantastic story of his life It goes into just the right amount of details for you to not only learn the facts, but to feel the events, and understand Churchill s thoughts as well.The only thing I found less than c


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