Great Warrior Leaders/Thinkers

Churchill, Winston S.

Statesman, soldier, author, journalist, and painter, Churchill is best known as British Prime Minister during World War II. A graduate of Sandhurst, he saw combat in Cuba, India, the Sudan, and South Africa, later serving with distinction as First Lord of the Admiralty, 1911 to 1915.

December  2000

Compiled by Bibliography Branch
Air University Library
Maxwell AFB, AL


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Internet Resources

Finest Hour.
Available at:
Offers online the "Finest Hour' which is the journal produced by the Churchill Centre and the International Churchill Societies. Many of the articles are about Churchill. Full-text articles are available from 1996 to present.

The Rise to Power of Winston Churchill May 10, 1940.
Available at:
Short article following Churchill's rise to power from the 1930's through May 1940. Site is apparently a .edu educational site. References are quoted.

Sir Winston Churchill.
Available at:
Lengthy biographical article by the Encyclopaedia Brittanica.

Winston Churchill.
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Time magazine biographical profile of Churchill.

Winston S. Churchill Home Page.
Available at:
Official organization site offers numerous articles, speeches, photos, related links, etc. Index and internal search engine available.


Please note: A call number beginning with "R" denotes a reference book.

Addison, Paul. Churchill on the Home Front, 1900-1955. London, Pimlico, 1993. 493 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563ad

Alldritt, Keith. The Greatest of Friends: Franklin D. Roosevelt and Winston Churchill, 1941-1945. New York, St. Martin's Press, 1995. 224 p.
Book call no.: 940.532241 A421g

Beiriger, Eugene E. Churchill, Munitions, and Mechanical Warfare: The Politics of Supply and Strategy. New York, P. Lang, 1997. 188 p.
Book call no.:  941.084 B422c

Ben-Moshe, Tuvia. Churchill, Strategy and History. Boulder, CO, Lynne Rienner, 1992. 397 p.
Book call no.:  941.084 B468c

Brendon, Piers. Winston Churchill: A Biography. New York, Harper & Row, 1984. 233 p. 
Book call no.:  92 C563bf

Broad, Lewis. Winston Churchill: A Biography. Volume 1: The Years of Preparation. New York, Hawthorn Books, 1958. 446 p.
Little Wars: 1895-1898, pp 57-66.
Malbrouk, pp 245-259.
Book call no.:  92 C563ba 1958 v.1

Bryant, Arthur. Triumph in the West: A History of the War Years Based on the Diaries of Field- Marshal Lord Alanbrooke, Chief of the Imperial General Staff. Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1959. 438 p.
See index under "Churchill, Rt. Hon. (Sir) Winston" for appropriate page references.
 Book call no.:  940.53 B915t

Callahan, Raymond. Churchill: Retreat from Empire. Wilmington, DL, Scholarly Resources, 1984. 293 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563cf

Charmley, John. Churchill's Grand Alliance: The Anglo-American Special Relationship, 1940-1957. New York, Harcourt Brace, 1995. 427 p.
Book call no.: 327.41073 C482c

Charmley, John. Churchill: The End of Glory: A Political Biography. London, Hodder & Stroughton, 1993. 742 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563cga

, edited by Robert Blake and William Roger Louis. New York, W. W. Norton, 1993. 581 p.
Book call no.: 941.084 C563

Churchill: A Profile, edited by Peter Stansky. New York, Hill & Wang, 1973. 270 p.
A Man of First Principles: Churchill in 1940, by Isaiah Berlin, pp 67-90.
Churchill in War, by B.H. Liddell Hart, pp 91-109.
Churchill on Balance, by Clement Attlee, pp 188-206. 
Book call no.:  92 CS63sa

Churchill, Randolph S. Winston S. Churchill - Companion Volumes I and II (Letters). Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1969. 2 vols., 5 parts (5 volumes).
Set is intended as a complement to the eight volume set on Winston Churchill by Randolph S. Churchill and Martin Gilbert.
Book call no.:  92 C563ca letters

Churchill, Randolph S. Winston S. Churchill Volume I / Volume II. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1966-1967. 2 vols.
Volume I: Youth 1874-1900.
Volume II: Young Statesman 1901-1914. Especially note the chapter titled "Britain's Naval Defense" on pp. 541-608 for Churchill's tenure as First Lord of the Admiralty and his effect on British naval posture.
Book call no.:  92 C563ca v.1 and v.2

Churchill Revised: A Critical Assessment
. New York, Dial Press, 1969. 274 p.
The Military Strategist, by Basil Liddell Hart, pp 173-225.
Book call no.: 92 C563ch

Churchill, Winston S. Amid These Storms: Thoughts and Adventures. New York, Scribner, 1932. 320 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563a

Churchill, Winston S. Blood, Sweat and Tears. New York, Putnam, 1941. 462 p.
Speeches on foreign policy and defense made between 1932 and 1938.
Book call no.: 940.53 C47b

Churchill, Winston S. Blood, Toil, Tears, and Sweat: The Speeches of Winston Churchill, edited by David Cannadine. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1989. 355 p.
Book call no.: 941.082 C563b

Churchill, Winston S. The World Crisis: Volume One-1911-1914. New York, Charles Scribner's Sons, 1928. 589 p.
The Romance of Design, pp 125-148.
The North Sea Front, pp 149-178.
See especially: Appendix A--Memorandum by the First Lord on Naval Staff Training and Development, pp 552-556.
Book call no.: 940.3 C563w 1923a v.1

Churchill, Winston S. The Boer War: London to Ladysmith via Pretoria, Ian Hamilton's March. New York, W. W. Norton, 1989. 405 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563bg

Churchill, Winston S. Frontiers and Wars. New York, Harcourt Brace, 1962. 1 vol.
Offers his four early books covering his life as soldier and war correspondent.
Book call no.:  968 C563f

Churchill, Winston S. Maxims and Reflections of the Rt. Hon. Winston S. Churchill, compiled by Colin Coote and Denzil Batchelor. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1949. 176 p.
On War, pp 77-91.
Maxims on Human Conduct, pp 165-176.
Book call no.: 92 C563ma 1949

Churchill, Winston S. Memoirs of the Second World War. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1959. 1 vol.
Abridgement of his The Second World War.
Book call no.:  940.53 C47s 1959

Churchill, Winston S. Memories and Adventures. New York, Weidenfeld and Nicolson, 1989. 261 p.
Book call no.:  92 C5637m

Churchill, Winston S. My African Journey. New York, W. W. Norton, 1989. 134 p.
Book call no.: 916.76044 C563m

Churchill, Winston S. The Churchill-Eisenhower Correspondence, 1953-1955, edited by Peter G. Boyle. Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1990. 230 p.
Book call no.: 327.41073 C563c

Churchill, Winston S. The Churchill War Papers: At the Admiralty, compiled by Martin Gilbert. New York, W. W. Norton, 1993. 2 vols.
Book call no.: 940.545941 C563c

Churchill, Winston S. The River War: An Account of the Reconquest of the Soudan. 2nd cheap ed. London, Eyre & Spottiswood, 1933. 381 p.
Book call no.:  962.4 C47r

Churchill, Winston S. A Roving Commission: My Early Life. New York, Scribner, 1930. 377 p.
 Also published in 1942 as The Story of My Early Life: A Roving Commission.
Book call no.:  92 C563r

Churchill, Winston S. The Second World War. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1948-1953. 6 vols.
Book call no.:  940.53 C47s

Churchill, Winston S. Sir Winston Churchill: A Self-Portrait, compiled by Colin R. Coote and P. D. Bunyan. London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1954. 304 p.
See pp. 149-196.
Book call no.:  92 C563si

Churchill, Winston S. The Story of the Malakand Field Force: An Episode of Frontier War. New York, W. W. Norton, 1989. 283 p.
Book call no.: 954.91 C563s

Churchill, Winston S. The Unrelenting Struggle, compiled by Charles Eade. Boston, Little, Brown, 1942. 371 p.
War speeches by Winston S. Churchill.
Book call no.:  940.53 C47u

Churchill, Winston S. The War Speeches, compiled by Charles Eade. Boston, Houghton, Mifflin, 1953. 3 vols.
Book call no.: 940.53 C47w

Churchill, Winston S. Winston S. Churchill, War Correspondent, 1895-1900. London, Brassey's, 1992. 355 p.
Book call no.: 941.084 C563w

Cooke, Alistair. General Eisenhower on the Military Churchill: A Conversation with Alistair Cooke, edited by James Nelson. New York, Norton, 1970. 94 p.
Book call no.: 942.084 C772g

Costello, John. Ten Days to Destiny. New York, W. Morrow, 1991. 600 p.
Ch 10: "Winston Talked the Most Frightful Rot." Details of Churchill's victory over "defeatists"
in the British government, who sought a "compromise peace" with Hitler.
Book call no.: 940.532 C841t

Cowles, Virginia. Winston Churchill: The Era and the Man. New York, Harper, 1953. 378 p. 
See pp 318-327.
Book call no.: 92 C563co

Current Biography 1953, edited by Marjorie Dent Candee. New York, Wilson, 1954. 703 p.
See pp 116 -120.
Book call no.: R 920.02 C976 1953

Day, David. Menzies and Churchill at War: A Controversial New Account of the 1941 Struggle for Power. New York, Paragon House, 1988. 271 p.
See index for references to Churchill.
Book call no.:  940.5322 D273m

D'Este, Carlo. Fatal Decision: Anzio and the Battle for Rome. New York, Harper Collins, 1991. 566 p.
Ch 6: Mr. Churchill Takes Charge, pp. 93-103.
Book call no.:  940.5421 D476f

De Weerd, Harvey A. Great Soldiers of the Two World Wars. New York, Norton, 1941. 378 p. 
Churchill, pp 246-275.
Book call no.:  923.5 D516g

De Weerd, Harvey A.  Great Soldiers of World War II. New York, Norton, 1944. 316 p. 
Churchill, pp 166-189.
Book call no.:  923.5  D51g

Dupuy, Trevor Nevitt. The Military Life of Winston Churchill of Britain. New York, Franklin Watts, 1970. 207 p.
Book call no.:  942.082 D945m

Eden, Anthony. The Reckoning: The Memoirs of Anthony Eden, Earl of Avon. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1965. 716 p.
See index under "Churchill, Rt. Hon. Winston" for appropriate page references.
Book call no.:  940.5322 E22r

Edmonds, Robin. The Big Three: Churchill, Roosevelt, and Stalin in Concord and Conflict. New York, Norton, 1990. 608 p.
Book call no.:  940.532 E24b

Edmonds, Robin. Setting the Mould:  The United States and Britain, 1945-1950.  Ist American ed.  New York, Norton, 1986. 349 p.
See index under "Churchill".
Book call no.:  327.73041 E24s

Encyclopedia of World Biography Volume 4. New York, Gale Research, 1998. 544 p.
Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, pp 51-53.
Book call no.: R 920.02 M147 v.4

Fuller, J.F.C.  The Second World War, 1939-45: A Strategical and Tactical History.
London, Eyre & Spottiswoode, 1948. 431 p.
See index under "Churchill, Mr. Winston" for appropriate page references. See especially pp 230-232.
Book call no.:  940.53 F966s
Gilbert, Martin. Winston S. Churchill - Volumes III-VIII. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1971-1988. 6 vols.
Volume III - Challenge of War 1914-1916. Note Chapter 20 "In Training", pp. 628-678 (offers information on Churchill as battalion commander). See also pp. 32-95.
Volume IV - The Stricken World, 1916-1922.
Volume V - The Prophet of Truth, 1922-1939.
Volume VI - Finest Hour, 1939-1941.
Volume VII - Road to Victory, 1941-1945.
Volume VIII - Never Despair, 1945-1965.
(The first two volumes of this set were written by Randolph S. Churchill).
Book call no.:  92 C563ca v.3-v.8

Great Lives from History - British and Commonwealth Series, edited by Frank N. Magill. Pasadena, CA, Salem Press, 1987. 5 vols.
Volume II: Churchill, pp 600-604.
Book call no.:  R 920.041 G786 v.2

Gretton, Peter   Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy. New York, Coward McCann, 1968. 338 p.
Book call no.:  359.0942 G835w

Hayward, Steven F. Churchill on Leadership: Executive Success in the Face of Adversity. Rocklin, CA, Forum, 1997. 202 p.
Book call no.:  92 C563hd

Higgins, Trumbull. Soft Underbelly: The Anglo-American Controversy over the Italian Campaign,
. New York, Macmillan, 1968. 275 p.
Book call no.:  940.542 H636s

Higgins, Trumbull. Winston Churchill and the Dardanelles: A Dialogue in Ends and Means. Westport, CT, Greenwood Press, 1977. 308 p.
Book call no.:  940.4259 H636w 1977

Howard, Michael Eliot. The Lessons of History. New Haven, Yale University Press, 1991. 217 p.
Chapter 10: Churchill and the Era of National Unity, pp 152-165.
Book call no.:  909.82 H851L

Ismay, Hastings Lionel . Memoirs (of General Lord Ismay). New York, Viking Press, 1960. 488 p.
See especially pp 159-178 and 188-191.
Book call no.:  940.53 I83m

Jablonsky, David. Churchill and Hitler: Essays on the Political-Military Direction of Total War. Portland, OR, F. Cass, 1994. 327 p.
Book call no.:  355.023 J11c

Jablonsky, David. Churchill: The Great Game and Total War. London, F. Cass, 1991. 237 p.
Book call no.:  92 C563ja

James, Robert Rhodes. Churchill: A Study in Failure, 1900-1939. New York, World Publishing, 1970. 400 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563j

Kennedy, John.   The Business of War: The War Narrative of Major-General Sir John Kennedy, edited by Bernard Fergusson. London, Hutchinson, 1957. 370 p.
See index under "Churchill, Rt. Hon. Sir Winston Spencer" for appropriate page references.
Book call no.:  940.5481 K35b

Kilzer, Louis C. Churchill's Deception: The Dark Secret That Destroyed Nazi Germany. New York, Simon & Schuster, 1994. 335 p.
Book call no.:  940.548641 K48c

Kimball, Warren F. Forged in War: Roosevelt, Churchill, and the Second World War. New York, W. Morrow, 1997. 422 p.
Book call no.:  940.532241 K49f

Lamb, Richard. Churchill as War Leader. New York, Carroll & Graf, 1993. 400 p.
Book call no.  941.084 L218c

Lash, Joseph P. Roosevelt and Churchill, 1939-1941: The Partnership That Saved the West. New York, Norton, 1976. 528 p.
Churchill at the Admiralty 1914 and 1939, pp 52-62.
Book call no.:  940.532 L343r

Lawlor, Sheila. Churchill and the Politics of War, 1940-1941. New York, Cambridge University Press, 1994. 270 p.
Book call no.: 940.532241 L418c

Leaders and Intelligence, edited by Michael I. Handel. London, F. Cass, 1988. 298 p.
Churchill and Intelligence, by Christopher Andrew, pp 181-193.
Book call no.: 355.3432 L434

Leckie, Robert. Delivered from Evil: The Saga of World War II. New York, Harper & Row, 1987. 998 p.
See index for references to Churchill.
Book call no.: 940.53 L461d

Le Vien, Jack and Lord, John. Winston Churchill: The Valiant Years. New York, Bernard Geis, 1962. 411p.
Book call no.:  92 C563La

Lewin, Ronald. Churchill as Warlord. New York, Stein & Day, 1973. 283 p.
The Stretching of a Bow, pp 1-22.
Dragon Ascendant - The Strategic Air Offensive: 1940-1945, pp 89-114.
Book call no.:  92 C563Lb

Lukacs, John. The Duel: The Struggle Between Churchill and Hitler. New York, Ticknor and Fields, 1991. 258 p.
Book call no.:  940.5421 L954d

Makers of Modern Strategy: From Machiavelli to the Nuclear Age, edited by Peter Paret with the collaboration of Gordon C. Craig and Felix Gilbert. Princeton, NJ, Princeton University Press, 1986. 941 p.
See index under "Churchill, Winston" for appropriate page references.
Book call no.:  355.02 M235 1986

Man of the Century: A Churchill Cavalcade, compiled by editors of the Reader's Digest. Boston, Little, Brown, 1965. 335 p.
Book call no.:  92 C563ra

Manchester, William. The Last Lion, Winston Spencer Churchill. Boston, Little, Brown, 1983. 2 vols.
Book call no.: 92 C563maa

Martin, David. The Web of Disinformation: Churchill's Yugoslav Blunder. San Diego, CA, Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1990. 425 p.
Book call no.: 940.532241 M379w

Mason, David. Who's Who in World War II. Boston, Little, Brown, 1978. 362 p.
See pp 59-74.
Book call no.: R 923.5 M398w

Mayer, Frank A. The Opposition Years: Winston S. Churchill and the Conservative Party, 1945-1951. New York, P. Lang, 1992. 187 p.
Book call no.: 941.084 M468o

Miner, Steve M. Between Churchill and Stalin: The Soviet Union, Great Britain, and the Origins of the Grand Alliance. Chapel Hill, University of North Carolina Press, 1988. 319 p.
Book call no.: 940.532 M664b

Moorehead, Alan.  Winston Churchill in Trial and Triumph. Boston, Houghton Mifflin, 1955.117 p.
A perceptive overview and analysis of Churchill's life.
Book call no.:  92 C563moo

Morton, Henry V.  Atlantic Meeting: An Account of Mr. Churchill's Voyage in H.M.S. Prince of Wales, in August, 1941, and the Conference with President Roosevelt Which Resulted in the Atlantic Charter. New York, Dodd, Mead, 1943. 196 p.
Book call no.:  940.531 M889a

New York Times Great Lives of the Twentieth Century
, edited by Arthur Geib and others. New York, Times Books, 1988. 723 p.
Churchill, pp 106-142.
Book call no.:  920.00904 N532

O'Neill, H. C. Men of Destiny: Being Studies of the Four Who Rode the War and Made This Precarious Landfall. London, Phoenix House, 1953. 240 p.
Winston Churchill, pp 15-71.
Book call no.:  909.82 058m

One Hundred Great Lives, edited by John Allen. New York, Journal of Living, 1944. 790 p. 
Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill, pp 472-489.
Book call no.:  920.02 D433o 1944

Oxbury, Harold.  Great Britons: Twentieth-Century Lives. New York, Oxford University Press, 1985. 370p.
See pp 74-76.
Book call no.: R 920.041 O98g

Park, Bert Edward. The Impact of Illness on World Leaders. Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania Press, 1986. 373 p.
Churchill, pp 295-307.
See index for other references.
Book call no.:  909.82 P235i

Payne, Robert.  The Great Man: A Portrait of Winston Churchill. New York, Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1974. 416 p.
Book call no.:  92 C563pa

Pitt, Barrie. Churchill and the Generals: An Account of the Events Upon Which the BBC-Le Vien TV Play by Ian Curteis, "Churchill and the Generals" Was Based. New York, Bantam Books, 1981. 215 p.
Book call no.: 940.532241 P688c

Rintala, Marvin. Lloyd George and Churchill: How Friendship Changed Politics. Lanham, MD, Madison Books, 1995. 231 p.
Book call no.: 92 L7931r

Roberts, Andrew. Eminent Churchillians. New York, Simon & Schuster, 1994. 354 p.
Book call no.: 941.084092 R64e

Robbins, Keith. Churchill. New York, Longman, 1992. 186 p.
Book call no.:  92 C563rb

Roosevelt and Churchill: Their Secret Wartime Correspondence, edited by Frances L. Loewenheim and others. New York, Saturday Review Press, 1975. 805 p.
The Military Relationship, pp 14-45.
Book call no.:  940.5322 R781r

Rose, Norman. Churchill: The Unruly Giant. New York, Free Press, 1995. 516 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563rc

Roskill, Stephen. Churchill and the Admirals. London, Collins, 1977. 351 p.
See Conclusion, pp 274-282.
See index under "Churchill, Winston Leonard Spencer" for appropriate page references.
Book call no.:  940.545942 R821c

Sainsbury, Keith. Churchill and Roosevelt at War: The War They Fought and the Peace They Hoped to Make. New York, New York University Press, 1994. 223 p.
Book call no.: 940.532241 S132c

Sandys, Celia. The Young Churchill: The Early Years of Winston Churchill. New York, Dutton, 1995. 223 p.
Book call no.:  92 C563sc

Saward, Dudley. Victory Denied: The Rise of Air Power and the Defeat of Germany 1920-1945. New York, Franklin Watts, 1987. 376 p.
Consult index for references to Winston Churchill.
Book call no.:  940.544943 S271v

Schoenfeld, Maxwell Phillip. Sir Winston Churchill: His Life and Times. 2nd ed. Malabar, FL, R.E. Krieger, 1986. 112 p.
Book call no.:  92 C563sb

Strawson, John. Churchill and Hitler: In Victory and Defeat. New York, Fromm International, 1998. 540 p.
Book call no.: 92 C563sd

Thompson, Kenneth W. Winston Churchill's World View: Statesmanship and Power. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press, 1983. 364 p.
War: The Nature of War; Three World Wars, pp 175-219.
Book call no.:  327.101 T473w

Thompson, R. W. Churchill and the Montgomery Myth. New York, M. Evans, 1967. 276 p.
Part I: The Inheritance, pp 23-72.
See also pp 112-113.
Book call no.:  940.542 T475c

Thompson, R. W. Winston Churchill: The Yankee Marlborough. Garden City, NY, Doubleday, 1963. 342 p.
The Warrior, pp 233-330.
Book call no.:  92 C563tb

Wallin, Jeffrey D. By Ships Alone: Churchill and the Dardanelles. Durham, NC, Carolina Academic Press, 1981. 216 p.
Book call no.:  940.415 W211b

Waszak, Leon J. Agreement in Principle: The Wartime Partnership of General Wladyslaw Sikorski and Winston Churchill. New York, P. Lang, 1996. 119 p.
Book call no.:  940.5322438 W323a

Weidhorn, Manfred. Sir Winston Churchill. Boston, Twayne, 1979. 174 p.
"Tales of Muddle"; The Art of War, pp 46-71.
Book call no.:  92 C563wb

Winston Churchill: Resolution, Defiance, Magnanimity, Good Will, edited by R. Crosby Kemper III. Columbia, MO, University of Missouri Press, 1996. 244 p.
Book call no.:  941.084092 W7831

Winston Churchill: Studies in Statesmanship, edited by Robert A. C. Parker. Washington, Brassey's, 1995. 259 p.
Book call no.:  941.084092 W783


Cosner, Wendell E.  Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill. Maxwell AFB, AL, Air Command and Staff College, April 1964. 87 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 35582-7 C834s

Quantrill, John R. Churchill and Wavell: A Study in Political/Military Relationships. Carlisle Barracks, PA, Army War College, February 1990. 51 p.
Doc. call no.:  M-U 39080-83 Q1c


Abbott, Philip. Leadership by Exemplar: Reagan's FDR and Thatcher's Churchill. Presidential Studies Quarterly 27:186-206 Spring 1997.
Especially note Thatcher and Churchill, pp. 192-206.

Anders, Leslie. Return of the North Sea Ghosts. Military Review 41:19-26 October 1966.

Barnett, Correlli. Engage the Enemy More Closely (the Royal Navy in the Second World War). RUSI Journal 136:73-78 Summer 1991.

Bates, John L.  'Eureka" Conference (Roosevelt, Churchill and Stalin): A Busy Time in Teheran. Military Review 66:74-82 October 1986.

Beaverbrook, William Maxwell Aitken. Two War Leaders: Lloyd George and Churchill. History Today 23:546-553 August 1973.

Carlton, David. Churchill in 1940: Myth and Reality. World Affairs 156:97-103 Fall 1993.
Examines Churchill's attitude and actions in May 1940 on the possibility and desirability of a compromise with Germany.

Chand, Parbhat. Churchill with the (Grenadier) Guards. Army Quarterly & Defence Journal 124:23-25 January 1994.

Churchill, Winston S. Defense Through Deterrents. Air Force 38:33-34 April 1955.

Churchill, Winston S. Sinews of Peace. Military Review 76:91-94 September-October 1996.
Churchill's 1946 'Iron Curtain' speech.
The internet site listed below offers both the prepared text version and an audio of Churchill giving the speech with various ad-libs.
Also available online at:

Churchill, Winston S. Start of Invasion. Vital Speeches of the Day 60:552-553 July 1, 1994.
Presents the speech by Churchill June 1944 to the House of Commons during the invasion of Normandy.

Churchill, Winston S. War by Land and Air and Sea. The Outlook 115:196-197 January 31, 1917.
Forsees a later conflict with Germany and warns of possibility of aerial surprise attack.

Churchill, Winston S. What Can England Do about Hitler? Current History and Forum 49:13-15 October 1938.

Cohen, Eliot A. Churchill at War. Commentary 83:40-49 May 1987.

Cohen, Eliot A. War That Was Not Left to the Generals. Joint Force Quarterly 8:46-49 Summer 1995.

Colville, John. The Centenary of Churchill. History Today 25:3-14 January 1975.

Commager, Henry Steele. Winston Churchill: An Appreciation. American Mercury 61:135-146 August 1945.

Day, D. Churchill and His War Rivals. History Today 41:15-21 April 1991.

De Weerd, H. A. Puleston, Churchill, and the Dardanelles. U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 58:1577-1582  November 1932.
Discussion, pp

dOmbrain, Nicholas J. Churchill at the Admiralty and the Committee of Imperial Defence, 1911- 1914. Royal United Service Institution Journal 115:38-41 March 1970.

Eaker, Ira C. Some Memories of Winston Churchill. Aerospace Historian 19:120-124 September 1972.

Higgins, Maria S. Winston S. Churchill's Legacy to the Royal Navy, 1911-1915. Naval War College Review 27:67-77 November-December 1974.

Howard, Michael. The End of Churchillmania? Foreign Affairs 72:144-150 September-October 1993.
Discusses issues presented in several new books that provide a new assessment of the man and his accomplishments.

Jablonsky, David. Churchill, the Victorian Man of Action. Parameters 23:74-90 Winter 1993-1994.

Jacob, Ian. Churchill and His Generals. Listener 102:548-549 October 25, 1979.

Jacob, Ian. Statesmen and Soldiers in War. Foreign Affairs 38:656-664 July 1960.

Keegan, John. His Finest Hour. U.S. News & World Report 128:50-57 May 29, 2000.
Profiles former British Prime Minister Winston Churchill, his role in World War II, biographical information, etc.

Keegan, John. Winston Churchill. Time 151:114-117 April 13, 1998.
Profiles Churchill, his stance against fascism, career highlights, etc.

Kaufman, Robert. The Line in the Sand. Policy Review 56:36-43 Spring 1991.
 What George Bush learned from Winston Churchill.

Kryske, Lawrence M. Ruler of the Queen's Navee. U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 99:73-80 January 1973.

Lewis, Brenda Ralph. Churchill as Warlord. Army 33:54-61 July 1983.

Lewis, Gordon K. On the Character and Achievement of Sir Winston Churchill. Canadian Journal of Economics and Political Science 23:173-194 May 1957.

Liddell Hart, Basil H. Churchill in War: A Study of His Capacity and Performance. Encounter 26:14-22 April 1966.

Luttwak, Edward N. Churchill and Us. Commentary 63:44-49 June 1977.

Mackesy, Piers. Churchill on Narvik. Royal United Service Institute Journal 115:28-33 December 1970.

MacGregor, David. Former Naval Cheapskate: Chancellor of the Exchequer Winston Churchill and the Royal Navy, 1924-1929. Armed Forces & Society 19:319-333 Spring 1993.

Marder, Arthur J. Winston Churchill as First Lord of the Admiralty, 1911-1915. U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 79:19-27 January 1953.

Middleton, Drew. Churchill as War Leader: A Reappraisal. New York Times Magazine, p 17+, February 16, 1958.

Middleton, Drew. If Churchill Had Not Lived. New York Times Magazine, p 9+, November 28, 1954.

Newsinger, John. Churchill: Myth and Imperialist History. Monthly Review 46:56-64 January 1995.
Discusses Churchill in detail based on the revisionist book by Clive Pointing.

Newsinger, John. Churchill, Stalin, and the Greek Revolution. Monthly Review 50:48-54 April 1999.
Provides information on Churchill's leadership, his pact with Stalin and the Greek Revolution.

Palmer, Dave R. Churchill and Wavell: Teeth and Tail in the British Army. Army 24:38-44 April 1974.
Adapted from a 1962 study by Richard C. Kugler.

Pemberton, R. F. Winston Churchill and Naval Aviation, 1913-1914. Royal Air Force Quarterly 9:301-304 Winter 1969.

Quinault, Roland. Churchill and Russia. War & Society 9:99-120 May 1991.

Sidebotham, H. Expert or Strategist. New Republic 11:16-18 May 5, 1917.
Concerns Churchill and the Dardanelles Report.

Stanley, William H. and Ageton, Arthur A. Winston Churchill and the Second Front. U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 79:1219-1232 November 1953.

Stefan, Charles G. Yalta Revisited: An Update on the Diplomacy of FDR and His Wartime Summit Partners. Presidential Studies Quarterly 23:755-770 Fall 1993.
Reexamines the Yalta Conference and its immediate aftermath. Discusses the leaders' issues and attitudes as East-West differences grew, etc.

Stewart, Oliver. A Creative Instrument--Sir Winston Churchill and Aviation. Air Pictorial 27:82-83 March  1965.

Van der Bilj, N. A. C. Churchill: 'Genius and Plod'. Army Quarterly & Defence Journal 123:27-30 January 1993.

Vogel, Robert A.  Winston Churchill's Folly. Armor: The Magazine of Mobile Warfare 76:36-39 September-October 1967.

Wainstein, Leonard. The Dreadnought Gap. U.S. Naval Institute Proceedings 92:78-91 September 1966.

Ziegler, Philip. Churchill and the Monarchy. History Today 43:19-25 March 1993.
Presents an account of Churchill's personal relations with British kings and queens over six decades.


Churchill. Oak Forest, IL, MPI Home Video, 1990. 1 videocassette, 40 min.
Video call no.: 92 C563

The Speeches Collection, Volume Two: Winston Churchill. New York, MPI Home Video, 1995. 1 videocassette, 30 min.
Video call no.: 808.85 S742 v.2

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