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The Forgotten Statesman
Finest Hour 190, Fourth Quarter 2020 Page 45 Review by John Campbell John Campbell, Haldane: The Forgotten Statesman Who Shaped[...]
That Sinking Feeling
Finest Hour 190, Fourth Quarter 2020 Page 47 Review by Robin Brodhurst Jim Crossley, Churchill’s Admiral in Two World Wars:[...]
The Bristol Giant
Finest Hour 190, Fourth Quarter 2020 Page 48 Review by Kenneth O. Morgan Andrew Adonis, Ernest Bevin: Labour’s Churchill, Biteback[...]
A Joyride in the South of France
Finest Hour 191, First Quarter 2021 Page 40 Review by Barry Phipps Barry Phipps is Director of Studies in the[...]
The Government by Mr. Churchill
Finest Hour 191, First Quarter 2021 Page 43 Review by David Stafford David Stafford is author of Oblivion or Glory:[...]
Churchilliana
By BRIAN KRAPF Military and service themed toys were popular items for children during the Second World War. The Reliable[...]
Churchill Studies in DC
By NATALIA DINELLO, CHARLSIE KING and JUSTIN REASH Sir Winston Churchill told James Humes, a future US presidential speechwriter: “Study[...]
Churchill Style
By BARRY SINGER As a young gentleman about town and bachelor MP during the Edwardian era, Winston Churchill most often[...]
Iron Curtain Speech Remembered
By TIMOTHY RILEY America’s National Churchill Museum commemorated the 75th anniversary of Winston Churchill’s “Sinews of Peace” address, commonly known[...]
“Woman’s Rights”
By WINSTON S. CHURCHILL The long-awaited definitive edition of Winston Churchill’s second book The River War has now been published. This is[...]
Churchill Challenge
Kieran Whitworth, The Churchill Quiz Book: How Much Do You Know about Britain’s Wartime Leader? Osprey, 2021, 256 pages, £9.99/US$15/Can$20.50. ISBN 978–1472845771 Review[...]
Excerpt from The Churchill Quiz Book
How much do you know about Britain's wartime leader? By Kieran Whitworth From Chapter 3: Politics, Empire and the Road[...]
Save the Dates!
The International Churchill Society is pleased to announce that Arnold Schwarzenegger has agreed to give the keynote address at the[...]
It Is Finished
Finest Hour 190, Fourth Quarter 2020 Page 13 Review by Kevin Ruane Martin Gilbert and Larry P. Arnn, eds., The[...]
Winston Churchill, Meet Winston Churchill
Finest Hour 190, Fourth Quarter 2020 Page 17 By Ronald I. Cohen Ronald I Cohen MBE is author of A[...]

Winston S Churchill

19 May 1927

'I have always been very much struck by the advantage enjoyed by people who lived at an earlier period of the world than one’s own. They had the first opportunity of saying the right thing. Over and over again it has happened to me to think of something which I thought was worth saying, only to find that it had been already exploited, and very often spoiled, before I had an opportunity of saying it.'