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John Keegan, Churchill

May 1st, 2006  |  by  |  published in Boeken Maarten | Comments Off on John Keegan, Churchill

John Keegan, Churchill

Churchill was one of Britain’s greatest leaders, a man suffused by a sense of history. This, says John Keegan, supplies the key to any understanding of his behaviour and character. He examines each aspect of Churchill’s personality and leadership to demonstrate that ‘the glow of military achievement and the splendour of empire have faded almost away, but a true glory continues to gleam over Churchill’s life, words and works.’