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Winston Churchill's War Leadership

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Written by Martin GilbertAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Martin Gilbert

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 112 pages
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  • Publisher: Vintage
  • On Sale: April 13, 2004
  • Price: $13.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-4000-7732-8 (1-4000-7732-X)
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How does he assess the information that is brought to him? How does his personal or political philosophy, or a moral sense, sustain him? How does he draw inspiration from those around him? How does he deal with setbacks and disasters? In this brilliant close-up look at Winston Churchill's leadership during the Second World War, Gilbert gets to the heart of the trials and struggles that have confronted the world's most powerful leaders, even up to current politicians such as George Bush and Tony Blair.

Basing the book on his intimate knowledge of Churchill's private and official papers, Sir Martin Gilbert, Churchill’s official biographer, looks at the public figure and wartime propaganda, to reveal a very human, sensitive, and often tormented man, who nevertheless found the strength to lead his nation forward from the darkest and most dangerous of times.