Friday, February 06, 2015

Martin Gilbert, R. I. P. Martin Gilbert, the official biographer of Winston Churchill, who also wrote histories of many of the signal events of the 20th century, including both world wars, the Holocaust and the Middle East conflict, died on Tuesday in London. He was 78.  

Hat tip to Jeff Meyerson.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Just finished Gilbert’s “In Search of Churchill”. His stories about working (or attempting to work) with Randolph Churchill on the official biography of Winston are gems.

John D