Subramanian asked:

How impartial is this book really? Does anybody have an idea of why Sir Churchill took up the monumental task of chronicling the greatest war ever fought?

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Michael Chapman Did anyone ever claim it was impartial? It is a FIRST HAND account of WW2 by one of the key protagonists, and it is littered with letters, memos and other correspondence - again, first hand. This alone makes it a hugely worthy endeavour, even though it is obviously filled with Churchill's own perspective and view of events.

I don't know why he took up the monumental task - presumably because he has a unique and hugely important perspective. I believe we should all be glad he did.
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