Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965) was prime minister of Great Britain during World War I. Throughout his long and distinguished political career, his writing was prolific. Churchill received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953.
Sir Winston Churchill (1874-1965) was prime minister of Great Britain during World War I. Throughout his long and distinguished political career, his writing was prolific. Churchill received the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1953. See less
The following is a personality profile of Winston Churchill based on his work.
Winston Churchill is shrewd.
He is empathetic, he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them. He is philosophical as well: he is open to and intrigued by new ideas and loves to explore them. But, Winston Churchill is also calm under pressure: he handles unexpected events calmly and effectively.
More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for organization.
He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.
Written between the two world wars and before Churchill achieved his mythic status, this very readable book describes the closing days of the Victorian era as well as gives an account of the British ... Read More
Over the years I have acquired a wide range of books written about Winston Churchill, but until recently very few of those he wrote. The task is now almost complete and while I have not yet read ... Read More
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