David & Winston

How the Friendship Between Lloyd George and Churchill Changed the Course of History
Product Number: EB00385681
Released: Jun 05, 2014
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781468305999
Publisher: Abrams Press
Please log in to view pricing


Both were outsiders. Neither attended university. Above all, both loved political sparring-often together, in the epic parliamentary battles of the start of the century. Theirs was a deeply personal friendship. Their real shared passion, however, was politics. For ten years between 1904 and 1914 they met together every day for a private discussion. Lloyd George profoundly influenced Churchill's political philosophy and played a formative role in his career. Drawing on unseen family archive material, Robert Lloyd George provides an intimate biography of the friendship between his great-grandfather and Churchill, from their public politics to their private passions. He throws fresh light on the two greatest statesmen of twentieth century Britain in peace and in war, and on one of the most enduring friendships in modern politics.

Author(s): Robert Lloyd Geroge
Genre: History
Original Publish Date: Apr 10, 2008

Sign up for our email newsletter