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Churchill and the Allies One Stop Search

Sir Martin Gilbert Books is proud to announce our partnership with Churchill and the Allies. Churchill Allies is a collection of organisations with a common interest in Winston S Churchill. The content from the websites of each of these partner organisations is collected here together to create one authoritative source



We are pleased to announce the Sir Martin Gilbert partnership with Churchill Central See More …. Churchill Central is a constantly updated resource packed with information and insights for anyone interested in finding out more about Churchill’s life and legacy. It is aimed at extending the Churchill world, and Churchill-related

Rabbi Lionel Rosenfeld, Western Marble Arch Synagogue

Sir Martin Gilbert Memorial Tribute

In honour of the one-year anniversary of Sir Martin Gilbert’s death on 3 February 2015, we are pleased to share the Memorial Tribute evening in honour of Sir Martin’s life and his immense contribution to history, held at the Western Marble Arch Synagogue in London on 24 November 2015. Memorial

Dr Anne Langan, Elizabeth Dick, Dr Harriet Sepinwall, Maraid Mukaida, Susana Monteiro, Zakiya Atkinson, Meghan McNamara Not pictured: Michele Bellomo & Lizandaa Alburg


The Teachers Dr Anne Langan, Elizabeth Dick, Dr Harriet Sepinwall, Maraid Mukaida, Susana Monteiro, Zakiya Atkinson, Meghan McNamara Not pictured: Michele Bellomo & Lizandaa Alburg How to give teachers background in the Holocaust to inspire their own teaching of it? Dr Harriet Sepinwall at the College of Saint Elizabeth in


Perfect Seasonal Book Gifts

In conjunction with Sir Martin’s eBook publisher RosettaBooks and his Atlas publisher Routledge, these titles are being offered at special promotion this month: 1st to 31st December 2015 “All the way from Adam and Eve to the current conflict in the Middle East” Buy The Story of the Jewish People

Opening of IWM Holocaust Exhibition
6th June 2000

IWM tribute to “The Boys”

Speech for 70th anniversary of arrival of ‘The Boys’ in Cumbria, 13 August 2015 By Suzanne Bardgett, Head of Research and Academic Partnerships, Imperial War Museum, London Minister, distinguished guests, ladies and gentlemen, I am here on behalf of the IWM’s Director- General, Diane Lees, who I know would have


TRIBUTE BY KEITH MORGAN Wonderful tributes from around the world poured out following the recent passing of Sir Martin Gilbert, Churchill’s official biographer and renowned Holocaust historian. When I heard of his death on February 3rd, after a lengthy illness, I shed tears for a man I proudly called a


More a Time for Mourning

First published in The Independent : 3 September 1989 By Martin Gilbert In the midst of the current commemorations of the outbreak of the Second World War, I feel uneasy. Commemorations should be a cause of pride. Yet the outbreak of war in 1939 was in many ways shameful, marking


Tribute from the Churchill Centre

Newly Redesigned Website Provides Fitting Resource to the Life and Works of the Official Biographer of Sir Winston Churchill The late Sir Martin Gilbert (1936–2015) passed away in February. Since then his widow, Lady Esther Gilbert, has overseen the redesign of his official website as a lasting tribute to her husband. Sir

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Find the answers in Sir Martin’s Indexes

One of the exciting features of the website is the inclusion of the Indexes of Sir Martin’s core books.  He always took great pleasure in compiling these itemised indexes himself – writing them on index cards:  now they are available here on their associated book pages. Interested in the context