ISBN: 9780853724988

Publication date: 01 Dec 1990

Author: Michael St John Parker

An informative guide to the life of a great British hero.Sir Winston Churchill is a man that needs no introduction. This British icon was a talented journalist, a passionate army officer, and a political powerhouse. He achieved many things beyond the role that defined his life: as Prime Minister of the Second World War. This absorbing book looks at Churchill as man and as boy, his career, the war, his marriage and family life, his home and hobbies, and his life in peacetime.Look out for more Pitkin Guides on the very best of British history, heritage and travel.