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Published: 24 March 2016

240 Pages | 10 black & white halftones; 2 maps


ISBN: 9780198755210

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Chapter 1

Churchill and Ireland

Paul Bew

  • The first major study of Churchill's lifelong engagement with Ireland and the Irish
  • A long overdue book about the most neglected part of Churchill's legacy - on both sides of the Irish Sea
  • From his early childhood in Dublin, through the Home Rule debates and the Anglo-Irish War, to the Second World War and beyond
  • Illuminates Churchill's crucial role in the foundation of modern Ireland
  • Casts the debate about Churchill's attitude to Irish neutrality in the Second World War in a new light