The Man Within: Winston Churchill An Intimate Portrait by Alison CarlsonThe Man Within: Winston Churchill An Intimate Portrait by Alison Carlson

The Man Within: Winston Churchill An Intimate Portrait

byAlison Carlson

Hardcover | June 9, 2015

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Fifty years after his passing,The Man Withinis meant to reinvigorate the spirit of Winston Churchill-approachable rather than academic, lively rather than staid.

This collection features exceptional black-and-white photos, many of which are previously unpublished, woven together with his own powerful words. It tells his story - his childhood, his family, his passions, his friends, his life-and has been chosen as the official commemorative book of the Churchill Centre on the fiftieth anniversary of his passing. A percentage of royalties goes to the Churchill Centre UK and to other Churchill 2015 charities.
Alison was born in the English Lake District, but raised all over the world. She spent four years of high school in Mexico City, and after completing her University degree in the United States, she moved to the Middle East, where she was able to follow her passion and work as a photographer. She has been married for twenty-six years to...
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Title:The Man Within: Winston Churchill An Intimate PortraitFormat:HardcoverDimensions:224 pages, 9.25 × 11.12 × 0.98 inPublished:June 9, 2015Publisher:InksharesLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:194175810X

ISBN - 13:9781941758106

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Last Lion Last of the Manchester trilogy. Unhappily, completed after his death. A great read about an amazing person. Amazing is much overused but in this case and for this person entirely appropriate word. Glad that his work was finished!!
Date published: 2015-03-19
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fantastic!!! Wonderful insight into a mammoth personality and statesman. Fantastic use of varied and relevant sources and insight into WSC including private secretaries, family, Cabinet members, and many many others. A must read for any fan of history, politics or Anglophile.
Date published: 2013-08-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from The Last Lion Excellent book and has lessons for current events
Date published: 2013-02-07
Rated 4 out of 5 by from 24 year wAIT a looong wait way too ong for me yet ists good.
Date published: 2012-10-25

Editorial Reviews

"An absorbing book, well worth owning by anyone from casual browser to the expert."-The Churchill Project"These photographs preserve flashes of the personality of a great man. At a time when the study of greatness is too often undervalued, Carlson's book makes an important contribution to the works available on one of the greatest figures of the twentieth century." -Chartwell Bulletin"A most welcome addition to the canon of Churchill photobiographies, this new volume is one of the handsomest yet seen, and filled with rarely seen images from the entirety of Churchill's career." -Chartwell Booksellers