The Gathering Storm

The Gathering Storm

By Winston S. Churchill; John Keegan (Illustrator)

Mariner Books, Paperback, 9780395410554, 752pp.

Publication Date: May 9, 1986

Description

The step-by-step decline into war, with Churchill becoming prime minister as "the tocsin was about to sound."



About the Author
Winston S. Churchill (1874-1965) has been called by historians "the man of the twentieth century." Prime Minister of Great Britain (1940-1945), Churchill won the Nobel prize for literature in 1953.

About the Author:
John Keegan is and internationally renowned journalist and historian. His books include The Face of Battle and The Mask of Command.


Praise For The Gathering Storm

"It is our immense good fortune that a man who presided over this crisis in history is able to turn the action he lived through into enduring literature." The New York Times