A controversial account of the Churchill years by a bestselling historian.
This highly praised book by the Wolfson History Prize-winning author of SALISBURY tackles six aspects of Churchilliana and uncovers a plethora of disturbing facts about wartime and post-war Britain.
His revelations include:
- The case for the impeachment of Lord Mountbatten
- The Nazi sympathies of Sir Arthur Bryant, hitherto considered a ┐patriotic historian┐
- The British establishment┐s doubt about Churchill┐s role after Dunkirk
- The appeasement of the trade unions in Churchill┐s Indian summer
- The inside story of black immigration in the early 1950s
- The anti-Churchill stance adopted by the Royal Family in 1940
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Review: Eminent ChurchilliansUser Review - Goodreads
Revisionist look at selected famous Britons of the mid-twentieth century. The chapter that demolishes the myth of Lord Mountbatten alone makes this worth reading! Read full review