The Last Lion

Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender Of The Realm, 1940-1965

by William Manchester and Paul Reid

Hardcover, 1232 pages, Little Brown & Co., List Price: $40 | purchase

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Title
The Last Lion
Subtitle
Winston Spencer Churchill: Defender Of The Realm, 1940-1965
Author
William Manchester and Paul Reid

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Book Summary

A popular historian and an award-winning journalist join forces to recount the British fight against Nazi Germany in the years immediately after Winston Churchill became prime minister, when he organized his nation's military response and compelled the United States to get involved.

Awards and Recognition

9 weeks on NPR Hardcover Nonfiction Bestseller List