Few aspects of Winston Churchill are more controversial right now than his views on India before independence. Fortunately, as with virtually every other Churchillian aspect, there is no need to dredge the internet for misinformation on this subject because he published a book about it, unflinchingly titled: INDIA.Read More »
Watch our webcast with author Catherine Grace Katz, celebrating the publication of THE DAUGHTERS OF YALTA, streaming right here or on our YouTube channel.Read More »
The impending publication of a marvelous new book has inspired us to undertake an author event at Chartwell Bookseller; scrupulously social distanced, of course. (No guests at all.) The book is: THE DAUGHTERS OF YALTA. The author is Catherine Grace Katz. Her event will stream on our YouTube channel Friday, October 2, at 5:00pm (cocktail time).Read More »
THE PEOPLE’S RIGHTS is something of a campaign collectable from the 1910 General Election; a compendium of six fiery Churchill speeches attacking the Conservative Party for not supporting “The People’s Budget.” We catch up to it next, and at just the right moment, in our tour of Winston Churchill’s books.Read More »
Winston Churchill’s first widely-distributed hardcover collection of political speeches was LIBERALISM AND THE SOCIAL PROBLEM. Published in November 1909, these century-old Churchillian orations speak to us more resonantly, pointedly and urgently right now than you would think possible.Read More »
MY AFRICAN JOURNEY is a Churchillian travelogue documenting Churchill’s vacation scamper through East Africa in 1907.
We visit it next in our stroll through the book-length works of Winston Churchill.Read More »
Our stroll through the works of Winston Churchill carries us back into the realm of the rarest of Churchill rarities: FOR FREE TRADE, a companion piece to MR. BRODRICK’s ARMY. Together, these two constitute the Holy Grail of Churchill book collecting.
And yes, we do have one.Read More »
Not many sons get to write their father’s biography. Winston Churchill wrote a biography of his father, Lord Randolph Churchill, when he was just 31. In our stroll through his works, LORD RANDOLPH is our next stop.Read More »
MR. BRODRICK’S ARMY is the holy grail of Churchill book collecting; the rarest and most precious volume in the Churchill canon.
In our ongoing stroll through our shelves, we visit it next… if we can only find one.Read More »
IAN HAMILTON’S MARCH looms next on our march-time stroll through the works of Winston Churchill. Paired with LONDON TO LADYSMITH, it is the second and final volume in Churchill’s Boer War narrative.
So, who was Ian Hamilton?Read More »
Our stroll through the works of Winston Churchill downshifts into a march, with LONDON TO LADYSMITH, the first of two books that Churchill would write on the Boer War in South Africa. As always, the nuance of Churchill’s thinking proved just as enthralling as the blood and guts details of his reportage.Read More »