The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill Visions of Glory, 1874-1932

The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill Visions of Glory, 1874-1932 by William Manchester

English | Apr 1, 1984 | ISBN: 0316545031, 0385313489 | 931 Pages | PDF/EPUB | 50.6 / 10.4 MB

When Winston Churchill was born in Blenheim Palace in 1874, Imperial Britain stood at the splendid pinnacle of her power. Yet within a few years the Empire would hover on the brink of catastrophe. Against this backdrop, a remarkable man began to build his legacy. From master biographer William Manchester, The Last Lion: Visions of Glory reveals the first fifty-eight years of the life of an adventurer, aristocrat, soldier, and statesman whose courageous leadership guided the destiny of his darkly troubled times-and who is remembered as one of the greatest figures of the twentieth century.

Praise for The Last Lion: Visions of Glory

"Absolutely magnificent . . . a delight to read . . . one of those books you devour line by line and word by word and finally hate to see end."-Russell Baker

"Bedazzling."-Newsweek

"Manchester has read further, thought harder, and told with considerable verve what is mesmerizing in [Churchill's] drama. . . . One cannot do better than this book."-The Philadelphia Inquirer

"An altogether absorbing popular biography . . . The heroic Churchill is in these pages, but so is the little boy writing forlorn letters to the father who all but ignored him."-People

"Superb . . . [Manchester] pulls together the multitudinous facets of one of the richest lives ever to be chronicled. . . . Churchill and Manchester were clearly made for each other."-Chicago Tribune

"A vivid, thoroughly detailed biography of the Winston Churchill nobody knows."-Boston Herald

"Adds a grand dimension . . . rich in historical and social contexts."-Time

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