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Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill Christian Encounters Series

By John Perry
Published by Thomas Nelson

Average Blogger Rating: 3.31 Stars

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On 6/20 Sara Hill wrote: This biography is an introduction to the life of Winston Churchill, painting it in broad, but not deep, strokes. The book takes us from Churchill’s sad childhood to the apex of his career as England’s Prime Minister during World War II and to his decline and death decades later. It also treats of ... A Good Introduction

Sara's Rating:

3 Stars

On 2/11 Timothy Kirkpatrick wrote: I was looking forward to reading this biography on Winston Churchill. I have always heard about what a great man and leader he was and I wanted to read a well written biography explaining who this man was, outside of our history text books. This book does talk about Churchill, his life growing up, ... Churchill book a letdown - Review

Timothy's Rating:

1 Stars

On 1/6 Mississippi Mama wrote: This little book is a condensation of historian John Perry's larger work on Winston Churchill, a towering figure not only in English history, but in worldwide history. We all know the face and voice of the man who looked a bit like a bulldog, and his most well-known quotes and speeches are recognizable ... Review: Winston Churchill by John Perry

Mississippi Mama's Rating:

4 Stars

On 8/11 Prasad Ram wrote: If you judge a book by its cover, your instinctive reaction would be awe. Not because of the cover, but by the image of a towering personality, a pint-sized dynamite, who guided manhood through its most challenging times. It is none other than an enigma called Winston Churchill. The cover delivers all ... Review of "Winston Churchill" by "John Perry"

Prasad's Rating:

4 Stars

On 6/26 Find Your Next Good Read wrote: A complimentary copy of the book, Winston Churchill by John Perry was recently sent to me to review by the Book Sneeze book review blogger's program but all opinions of this book are my own. This book is a concise biography highlighting important moments of this great historical figure's life; from his ... Book Review: Winston Churchill by John Perry

Find Your Next Good Read's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/24 Jon Hetzel wrote: I used to live in Fulton, Missouri, the city where Winston Churchill gave his famous Iron Curtain speech. I've been to the local museum, studied his life, and as a newspaper reporter, interviewed people who witnessed his speech. Thus I was excited to read Christian Encounters' Winston Churchill. This ... A good overview of churchill's life

Jon's Rating:

3 Stars

On 6/22 scott bailey wrote: Winston Churchill by John Perry is a magnificent little book. For someone not knowing much about Sir Winston Churchill it is a great read. This book hits all the highlights of John Perry's larger volumes on Churchill. Churchill is one of my favorite historical figures and this book trully brings out ... Sir Winston Churchill One of History's Greatest!

scott's Rating:

4 Stars

On 5/26 Kara Davis wrote: When I began reading John Perry's short biography of Winston Churchill, I was sure that the book would largely center on Churchill's faith, since the book seems to be part of a series titled, "Christian Encounters."However, instead of a book that centered on Churchill's faith, the book danced around ... Winston Churchill

Kara's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/24 Beverly Nault wrote: In under 175 pages, Perry skims the surface of Churchill’s life. Although impossible to include the scope and depth of this statesman’s complicated life in so few pages, Perry manages to include some of the most famous quotes and important events from the life of a man who played a strategic part ... Brief Encounter

Beverly's Rating:

3 Stars

On 5/20 Carole Brown wrote: Review of Christian EncountersWinston Churchill   by John PerryWinston Churchill captivated the world with his voice and his writings. His books and speeches ooze with patriotism and faith in a just God. But he wasn't always known for his oratory skills, his faith, or his ability to captivate.Though ...

Carole's Rating:

5 Stars