Book Discussion on Churchill and America

Sir Martin Gilbert talked about his book Churchill and America, published by McClelland and Stewart. Martin Gilbert has been Sir… read more

Sir Martin Gilbert talked about his book Churchill and America, published by McClelland and Stewart. Martin Gilbert has been Sir Winston Churchill’s official biographer since 1968 and has written numerous books about the life and times of Churchill. In this book, Martin Gilbert explained Winston Churchill’s enduring personal and political connection to the U.S., beginning with his birth in Brooklyn to an American mother, and continuing throughout his life. Churchill’s last words to the Cabinet before retirement were, “Never be separated from the Americans.” Following his presentation, Sir Gilbert responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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Public Affairs Event
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Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 16, 2005
Last Aired:
Jan 21, 2008

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  • Oct 16, 2005 | 3:57pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 06, 2005 | 8:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Nov 13, 2005 | 3:43am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 20, 2007 | 4:00am EDT | C-SPAN 3
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  • Mar 23, 2007 | 8:59am EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • Jan 21, 2008 | 10:44pm EST | C-SPAN 3
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